Azerbaijani boxer advances to finals at Rio Olympics
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug.19
Azerbaijani athlete Sotomayor Collazo Lorenzo (weight category 64 kg) advanced to the finals in boxing competitions as part of Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 19.
Sotomayor gained a victory over German Artem Harutyunyan.
Fifty-six athletes are representing Azerbaijan at the 2016 Summer Olympics, underway in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The games, which kicked off on Aug. 5, will end on Aug. 21, and will be followed by the 15th Summer Paralympic Games on Sept. 7-18.