Yakut boxer Vasily Egorov won international tournament in Finland
Yakutia 24 TV channel: Yakut boxer Vasily Egorov became the champion in 52 kg category at Gee Bee international boxing tournament, held in Helsinki.
In the quarter finals, he met with Seyran Yegikyan from Armenia, winning 5-0. In the semifinals, Egorov defeated French boxer Theo Tico with a score of 4: 1 and fought with the representative of Ukraine Pavel Kovalenko for gold.
“Vasily won with a score of 5:0. After the tournament, he will rest for three weeks, recover after losing weight,” says Arthur Pakhomov, head coach of the republic boxing team. In total, the Russian team won four gold, one silver and five bronze medals in competitions.