Armenia’s superheavyweight Davit Chaloyan started competing on the fourth day of the tournaments of the 2021 AIBA World Boxing Championships in Serbia.
In the 1/16 final of boxers in the +92 kg category, he competed with Ukraine’s Tsonte Rovaga and defeated the latter 4-1.
The ring’s referees declared Chaloyan the winner in all three rounds. Chaloyan is participating in a world championship with the adult team for the first time.
In the 1/8 final, Chaloyan’s opponent will be Colombian boxer Christian Salcedo.
In the evening, Gurgen Madoyan (67 kg category) will hold his second duel at the 2021 AIBA World Boxing Championships, and in the 1/16 final, his opponent will be Damian Durkacz.