On Saturday, August 3, Dublin (Ireland) have passed final matches of the European Championship in boxing among schoolchildren. Russian boxers won the first place team in the championship. In the piggy bank of our team 9 gold, 3 silver and 3 bronze medals. Among the winners of the championship — Athlete of the republican capital of Karachay-Cherkessia Edgard Tsambov (weight category — 50 kg)
Head coach of the Russian national team Alexander Pavlov believes the team coped with the task. "We took the best athletes, and were very worthy. Until the very last moment preserved intrigue. Has traditionally been a difficult struggle with our main rival — the team of Ukraine, but all ended well, and we won, "- quoted Alexander Pavlov ITAR-TASS.
In total, the European Boxing Championship among school attended by over one hundred and sixty athletes from nineteen countries of the Old World. Reached the final 12 members of the Russian national team, 11 Ukrainian athletes, 7 Irish, 2 Germans, and one boxer from Armenia, Belarus, Romania and Turkey.