Azerbaijan claim 20th European Games gold as boxer Baghirov shines

Baku, June 27, AZERTAC

Azerbaijani boxer Parviz Baghirov has triumphed in the men`s 69kg weight category, bringing the host nation`s gold medal tally at the European Games to 20.

He sealed the victory after defeating Russian Aleksandr Besputin.

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, his wife Mehriban Aliyeva and family members watched the final bout.

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