Pavel Novikov

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ROUND LAKE /Moscow region/, July 23. /TASS/. Chelyabinsk also can take the world Boxing championship in 2019. It on a press-conferences were declared by the Deputy Minister of sports Pavel Novikov.

As previously reported by TASS, the Boxing Federation of Russia applied for the world championship 2019 men.

“We count on the support of the International Boxing Association [AIBA], and the European Boxing Confederation in the elections of the host country of the world Cup [in 2019 ]. We are ready, applied. We offer Chelyabinsk and Sochi, but the competition of this level we can take other cities,” – said Novikov.

On 24 and 25 July to be held in Moscow Executive Committee of AIBA. Members of the Executive Committee will decide on the host city of world Cup 2019.