Charlie Edwards is representing GB Boxing at 52kg
GB Boxing sends team of five to Bocskai
GB Boxing sends team of five to Bocskai
Page last updated at 1:20PM UTC, Wednesday, 06 February 2013
GB Boxing will be represented by a team of five at this year's Bocskai tournament in Debrecen, Hungary.

The tournament, which is in its 57th year, is an annual fixture for the squad and marks the start of major international competition in 2013.

 

This year's competition features European champions and Olympians from top boxing nations including Russia, Italy, Kazakhstan and China, with home team Hungary fielding another strong team.

 

Boxing gets underway today, with two days of preliminaries followed by semis on Friday 8 February and finals on Saturday and the initial draw is as follows:

 

Preliminaries 6 February

 

56kg Gamal Yafai v Marek Pietruczuk (Poland)


60kg Joe Cordina v Miklos Varga (Hungary)


81kg Lawrence Osueke v Muratjan Ara (Austria) 


Preliminaries 7 February


52kg Charlie Edwards v Siarhei Lioban (Belarus) 


91kg+ Frazer Clarke v Ruslan Kakushkin (Belarus) 

 

The Welsh Amateur Boxing Association is taking a team of four to Bocskai. They are:


49kg Ashley Williams


60kg Zack Davies


75kg Aaron Bird


81kg Morgan Jones


For more information visit www.welshboxing.org

 

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