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MOSCOW, June 21. /Offset. TASS Igor Lazarin/. The organizers of the championship of Europe on Boxing which took place in Kharkiv strengthen security measures during the quarterfinal battle between Russian Peter Chumakovym and Ukrainian Alexander Chinacom. About TASS reported the press service of Federation of Boxing of Russia.
“The organizers have tightened security because you’re Russian and local boxer,” – said the Agency interlocutor.
According to the Secretary General of the Federation of Umar kremleva, enhanced security measures taken by the organizers of the European championship will not affect the Russian team.
“I don’t feel that anything has changed, no stress, despite increased security measures. All preparing for battle,” said the Kremlin.
Quarterfinal championship bout in the weight category up to 75 kg among Chumakovym and Chinacom will take place on Wednesday at 14:30 GMT . Russian is the reigning European champion in this weight.
The tournament will conclude on June 24.
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