Dagestani boxers win medals of Russian tournament in Krasnodar
Krasnodar, February 4, 2015. Dagestani boxers won three gold and two silver medals at the nation-wide tournament in memory of Andrei Andreev that was taking place in Krasnodar January 26-30, coach of Dagestan team Akhmed Zhanaev reports.
"This was the 11th tournament. Here, the winning boxers are awarded the title of Master of Sports of Russia. This year's tournament attracted 140 boxers in 10 weights from 22 regions of Russia. The Dagestan team included 20 athletes. On the whole, they showed successful performance - three of them won the tournament, two more qualified for the finals. In the team event, we lost only the owners of the ring," - Zhanaev said.
Dagestani winners are: Makhachkala’s Arslan Magomedov (60 kg), Kizilyurt’s Gassan Magomedsharipov (69 kg) and Shigabutdin Aliyev (91 kg). The silver medalists are Khasavyurt’s Ramazan Sahaduev (69 kg) and Makhachkala’s Akhmed Abdullayev (56 kg).