On July 13, President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadzhimba attended the international championship of professional boxing “The Cup of Abkhazia”.
Athletes from seven countries participated in the championship. Eleven regulated fights took place as part of the competition. Astamur Enik and Enver Bzagoa became the winners of the title fights for the title of the Champion of Abkhazia in professional boxing. Iosif Zantaria has earned the main prize of the championship “The Cup of Abkhazia”. The winners thanked the organisers of the championship and the Head of State for the support.
President Raul Khadzhimba congratulated the participants and organisers of the event:
“This is the first boxing event in Abkhazia that takes place on such a grand scale. I congratulate everyone who has organised this event. I wish good luck to everyone who has participated in this event – the athletes, judges and all our guests”.