Azerbaijani collected box team successfully started to act in European championship held in Plovdiv.
In the first battle, Emil Maharamov, participating in category of up to 64 kg, defeated Plav Khvalachge from Slovakia. The silver medalist Elchin Alizade (91 kg), who is considered one of the minions in his weight, successfully acted. In the debut meeting, he defeated Palamen Nedlyakov and successfully reached the next round.
On July 15, other Azerbaijani boxers will join the fight in continent championship of boxers.