Baku, June 24, AZERTAC
“The first European Games is a historic event. It is held for the first time”, said the coach of the Swedish national boxing team Santiago Nieva as he was interviewed by Azerbaijani journalists.
The coach noted that both for its organization and interest, the Games Baku 2015 might be considered as Olympic Games.
‘The first European Games is a very good experience for next year’s Olympic Games in Rio. There is good condition for boxers as for all athletes. Sweden is represented by professional boxers in the competitions,’ said Nieva.