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Rivals of two Azerbaijani boxers in the World Championship named

Rivals of two Azerbaijani boxers in the World Championship named

The rivals of two more boxers of the Azerbaijani national team have been unveiled at the World Championship held in Germany’s Hamburg city.
Report informs, Lorenzo Sotomayor, competing at 64 kg category, will encounter Eslam Muhammad (Egypt) in 1/8 finals.
The name of the Olympic champion’s opponent was unveiled on the start day of the World Championship. Muhammad will face Sotomayor, as he defeated Nurlan Kobashevi (Kyrgyzstan) with score of 3:2 in 1/16 finals. Lorenzo Sotomayor and Nurlan Kobashevi will fight on August 27.
Kamran Shahsuvarli, competing at 75 kg, will encounter Max Van der Pas (the Netherlands) in 1/8 finals. The name of the silver medalist’s rival was unveiled after 1/16 final fight. The Dutchman, who defeated Lester Martinez (Guatemala) with the score of 3:2, has obtained the right to face Kamran Shahsuvarli. Max Van der Pas and Kamran Shahsuvarli will fight on August 27.