Selected World Championship Russian Boxers due in Baku

Society Materials 21 August 2007 12:56 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku / corr Trend Z.Safarov / Website sportcom.ru has reported that the Russian Youth Team which will be attending the world championship in Baku at the end of August is being defined.

The decisive sparring to be held in the Chekhov district of Moscow on 22 August will determine the leading members of the team. There will be seven combined teams participating in the tournament. Along with Russian boxers, sportsmen from Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Cuba, the United States, UK, Germany, Egypt, India, Korea, Australia and other countries will also participate in the Baku tournament.

Ching Kew Wu, President of the World Association of Amateur Boxing will be in attendance.