Azerbaijani Boxer Gains Bronze Medal in Olympic Games

Society Materials 22 August 2008 12:50 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 22 August / Trend corr. R.Ergun / Shahin Imranov, Azerbaijani boxer, has lost his chance to gain silver or golden medal. Imranov was defeated by a French sportsman.

The first round ended with 2:5 in French boxer's favor. Azerbaijani boxer refused to continue the wrestling at the break.

Shahin Imranov and Samir Mammadov represent Azerbaijan boxing in the Olympic Games. Mammadov was defeated in his first performance.

Azerbaijan has gained seven Olympic medals since beginning of the games - one golden, two silvers and four bronzes.

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