Astana Arlans boxers defeated Mexico Guerreros in Mexico city
April 15. KAZINFORM
Kazakhstan team Astana Arlans beat Mexico Guerreros in the first semi-final meeting of the World Series of Boxing (WSB), which was held in Mexico City, the correspondent Vesti.kz reports.
In the first fight in the weight category up to 54 kilograms Kazakh Meirbolat Toitov defeated the Mexican Elias Emigdio. In the next two Kazakh boxers lost fights with the Mexicans. First, at the weight of 61 kilograms Yerzhan Musafirov could not cope with Luis Daniel Norberto Flores, then followed the fight in the weight to 73 kilograms between Abuyazit Ugurchiev Marvin Cabrera where the Kazakh athlete gave up.
The match has been equalized by the Croatian athlete of Astana Arlans Hrvoje Cen, who defeated the Mexican Isaac Munez. Victory to the Kazakh team was brought by another legionnaire from Croatia Philip Hrgovich. In the final battle in the weight over 91 kg he left no chance to Puerto Ricans Gerardo Miguel.
The response semifinal meeting will be conducted on April 20 in Almaty. Matches start at 20:00 local time.
WSB. Semifinals. First meeting:
Mexico Guerreros (Mexico) – Astana Arlans (Kazakhstan) – 2:3
54 kg: Elias Emigdio (Mexico) – Meirbolat Toitov (Kazakhstan) – 0:3 (46:49, 46:49, 46:49);
61 kg: Luis Daniel Norberto Flores (Mexico) – Yerzhan Musafirov (Kazakhstan) – 3:0 (49:46, 49:46, 49:46);
73 kg: Marvin Cabrera (Mexico) – Abuyazit Ugurchiev (Kazakhstan) – 3:0 (48:47, 48:47, 48:47);
85 kg: Isaac Mu?oz (Mexico) – Hrvoje Gen (Croatia) – 1:2 (46:49, 48:47, 46:49);
Over 91 kg: Gerardo Miguel (Puerto Rico) – Philip Hrgovich (Croatia) – 0:3 (45:49, 46:49, 46:49).