Azerbaijani boxer qualified

12 March 2024 00:15
Azerbaijani boxer qualified

Azerbaijani boxer Nijat Huseynov won a license for the Paris-2024 Summer Olympic Games. reports that the two-time European champion of Azerbaijan, fighting in the 51 kg weight category, achieved this feat by defeating Roscoe Hill (USA) in the 1/4 finals of the 1st World Olympic Qualifying Tournament held in Busto Arsizio, Italy.

Until this match, Huseynov, who had a confident victory over the bronze medalist of the world championship Deepak Deepak (India), the finalist of the world championship, the European Champion Sahil Alahverdovi (Georgia) and the runner-up of the continent, Rudolf Garboyan, left the ring victorious this time. The silver medalist of the World Championship, the American team member, who defeated his opponent with a score of 3:2, got a license by advancing to the semi-finals.

As a result, the number of tickets won by our boxing team for Paris-2024 increased to 3. Before Huseynov, Murad Allahverdiyev (80 kg) and Mahammad Abdullayev (+92 kg) formalized their participation in the Olympics at the III European Games.