AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011: Saludar’s hopes alive as Warren wins Quarterfinal bout

6 10 2011
English boxer Yafai

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Baku, Azerbaijan –  Rau’Shee WARREN (USA) won against England’s Khalid Saeed YAFAI, 14-9, to set-up an interesting pairing against the top seed Misha Aloyan of Russia. If Warren beats Aloyan, he will tow Filipino Olympic hopeful Rey Saludar to the 2012 London Olympics. Warren beat Saludar in their Last 16 encounter.

Here are the other quarterfinal results:

 

Men’s Flyweight (-52Kg) Quarterfinals

Misha ALOYAN (RUS) b. Elvin MAMISHZADE (AZE)  14-12
Rau’Shee WARREN (USA) b. Khalid Saeed YAFAI (ENG)  14-9
Jasurbek LATIPOV (UZB) b. Vincenzo PICARDI (ITA)  18-11
Andrew SELBY (WAL) b. Michael CONLAN (IRL)  25-24

Men’s Lightweight (-60Kg) Quarterfinals

Domenico VALENTINO (ITA) b. Miklos VARGA (HUN)  27-13
Vasyl LOMACHENKO (UKR) b. Fazliddin GAIBNAZAROV (UZB)  18-10
Yasniel TOLEDO LOPEZ (CUB) b. Soon Chul HAN (KOR)  15-10
Gani ZHAILAUOV (KAZ) b. Jai BHAGWAN (IND)  11-10

Men’s Welterweight (-69Kg) Quarterfinals

Serik SAPIYEV (KAZ) b. Errol SPENCE (USA)  20-10
Egidijus KAVALIAUSKAS (LTU) b. Fred EVANS (WAL)  RSCH r.2
Taras SHELESTYUK (UKR) b. Andrey ZAMKOVOY (RUS)  +13-13
Krishan VIKAS (IND) b. Vasilii BELOUS (MDA)  9-8

Men’s Super Heavyweight (+91Kg) Quarterfinals

Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni JOSHUA (ENG) b. Roberto CAMMARELLE (ITA)  15-13
Erik PFEIFER (GER) b. Viktar ZUYEU (BLR)  18-15
Ivan DYCHKO (KAZ) b. Filip HRGOVIC (CRO)  20-16
Magomedrasul MAJIDOV (AZE) b. Erislandy SAVON COTILLA (CUB)   RSCH r.2





AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011: Quarterfinals Initial Results; Barriga’s olympic dream alive

5 10 2011
2012 Summer Olympics

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Baku, Azerbaijan – Mark Anthony Barriga’s chance to go to the 2012 London Olympics lies in the fists of the his conqueror Zou Shiming of China. Zou needs to reach the finals in order to give Barriga a free ride to London. Zou is one step closer to the finals as he beat Thailand’s Kaeo Pongprayoon in the quarterfinals of the 2011 AIBA World Boxing Championships. One more win and Barriga would need to send a thank you card to the legendary Chinese amateur boxer. Zou Shiming will face David Ayrapetyan. It will be a rematch of their 2007 fight where Zou won 23-6. A lot has changed since 2007 since the Baku -born Russian fighter was a silver medallist in the 2009 world championships.

Here are the other  initial results of the Quarterfinal matches:

-49KG Category, Quarterfinals

ZOU Shiming (CHN) b. Kaeo PONGPRAYOON (THA)  14-8
David AYRAPETYAN (RUS) B. Jose de la NIEVE (ESP)  15-8
Serdamba PUREVDORJ (MGL) b. Yosbany VEITIA (CUB)  RSC r.1
Jong SHIN (KOR) b. Devendro LAISHRAM (IND)  28-16

-56KG Category, Quarterfinals

Luke CAMPBELL (ENG) b. Detelin Stefanov DALAKLIEV (BUL)  12-8
John Joe NEVIN (IRL) b. Orzubek SHAYIMOV (UZB)  19-17
Anvar YUNUSOV (TJK) b. Sergey VODOPIYANOV (RUS)  19-9
Lazaro ALVAREZ ESTRADA (CUB) b. Joseph DIAZ (USA)  19-10

-64KG Category, Quarterfinals

Denys BERINCHYK (UKR) b. Heybatulla HAJIALIYEV (AZE)  33-19
Thomas Lee STALKER (ENG) b. Manoj KUMAR (IND) 24-18
Everton LOPES (BRA) b. Gyula KATE (HUN)  AB. r.3
Vincenzo MANGIACAPRE (ITA) b. Munkh-Erdene URANCHIMEG (MGL)  16-11

-75KG Category, Quarterfinals

Ryota MURATA (JPN) b. Darren O’NEILL (IRL)  18-9
Esquiva FALCAO FLORENTINO (BRA) b. Danabek SUZHANOV (KAZ)  13-10
Ievgen KHYTROV (UKR) b. Aleksandar DRENOVAK (SRB)  34-15
Bogdan JURATONI (ROU) b. Andranik HAKOBYAN (ARM)  21-17

-81KG Category, Quarterfinals

Egor MEKHONTSEV (RUS) b. Oleksandr GVOZDYK (UKR)  27-21
Julio De LA CRUZ PERAZA (CUB) b. Damien Duncan HOOPER (AUS)  14-13
Adilbek NIYAZYMBETOV (KAZ) b. Fanlong MENG (CHN)  AB. r.3
Elshod RASULOV (UZB) b. Ehsan ROUZBAHANI (IRI)  15-7

-91KG Category, Quarterfinals

Oleksandr USYK (UKR) b. Artur BETERBIEV (RUS)  17-13
Siarhei KARNEYEU (BLR) b. Chouaib BOULOUDINAT (ALG)  AB. r.2
Teymur MAMMADOV (AZE) b. Jose Angel LARDUET GOMEZ (CUB)  24-20
Xuanxuan WANG (CHN) b. Vassiliy LEVIT (KAZ)  11-9





AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011: PHL campaign wiped out as Saludar lose to Warren

5 10 2011

Baku, Azerbaijan– The campaign of the 6 boxers sent by the Amateur Boxing Association of the Philippines (ABAP) ended in the 3rd round as Rey Saludar exited the tournament with a 12-22 loss to Rau’Shee Warren of the United States. Saludar has a chance to qualify is Warren wins at least 2 more bouts. It was a tough campaign for the Philippine boxing team as 3 of them lost in the first round, 1 in the round of 32, and 2 in the round of 16. If nobody qualifies here in Baku, Abap will have to send a stronger team to the Asian qualifiers where boxers will fight for the remaining slots allocated for Asia in the 2012 London Olympics. The number of slots hinges on the performance of Asian countries here at the World Amateur Boxing Championship.

Here are the other results:

-52 KG

Misha ALOYAN (RUS) b. Robeisy Eloy RAMIREZ CARRAZANA (CUB)  15-11
Elvin MAMISHZADE (AZE) b. Tugstsogt NYAMBAYAR (MGL)  17-14
Khalid Saeed YAFAI (ENG) b. Elias EMIGDIO (MEX)  27-15
Rau’Shee WARREN (USA) b. Rey SALUDAR (PHI)  22-12
Jasurbek LATIPOV (UZB) b. Salomo N’TUVE (SWE)  10-7
Vincenzo PICARDI (ITA) b. Dagoberto AGUERO ARIAS (DOM)  18-12
Andrew SELBY (WAL) b. Chatchai BUTDEE (THA)  25-12
Michael CONLAN (IRL) b. Nordine OUBAALI (FRA)  20-17

-60 Kg

Domenico VALENTINO (ITA) b. Branimir STANKOVIC (SRB)  26-23
Miklos VARGA (HUN) b. Madadi NAGZIBEKOV (TJK)  28-20
Fazliddin GAIBNAZAROV (UZB) b. Eugen BURHARD (GER)  8-7
Robson CONCEICAO (BRA) b. Vasyl LOMACHENKO (UKR)  20-19
Yasnier TOLEDO LOPEZ (CUB) b. Sailom ARDEE (THA)  20-9
Soon-Chul HAN (KOR) b. Liu QIANG (CHN)  16-9
Jai BHAGWAN (IND) b. David Oliver JOYCE (IRL)  32-30
Gani ZHAYLAUOV (KAZ) b. Javkhlan BARIADDII (MGL)  19-15

 





AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011: Barriga loses to Zhou 5-12

4 10 2011
Finally

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Baku, Azerbaijan– The dream run of Mark Anthony Barriga in the World Amateur Boxing Championships ended in the 3rd round in the hands of China‘s Zou Shiming, 5-12. The decorated fighter from China is the 2008 Beijing Olympics Gold medallist. He also won the World Championships in 2005 and 2007. Barriga needs to pray that Zou will dominate this year’s competition in order for him to qualify for the 9th and 10th automatic spots for the 2012 London Olympics.

Other Results in the Light-flyweight category (the winners are qualified for the 2012 Summer Games):

Kaeo PONGPRAYOON (THA) b. Salman ALIZADA (AZE)  23-8 
Shiming ZOU (CHN) b. Mark BARRIGA (PHI)  12-5
Josè de la NIEVE (ESP) b. Alex FERRAMOSCA (ITA)  18-17
David AYRAPETYAN (RUS) b. Lukasz MASZCZYK (POL)  24-7 
Serdamba PUREVDORJ (MGL) b. Ceiber AVILA (COL)  13-12
Yosbany VEITIA (CUB) b. Naoya INOUE (JPN)  15-12
Laishram Devender SINGH (IND) b. Carlos QUIPO (ECU)  18-12  
Jong-Chun SHIN (KOR) b. Jeremy BECCU (FRA)  22-10

-64 Kg Results:

Denys BERINCHYK (UKR) b. Jonathan ALONSO FLETE (ESP)  27-10
Heybatulla HAJIALIYEV (AZE) b. Sanjorbek RAHMONOV (UZB)  33-22
Thomas Lee STALKER (ENG) b. Alexander SOLYANNIKOV (RUS)  17-9
Manoj KUMAR (IND) b. Qing HU (CHN)  17-15  
Gyula KATE (HUN) b. Daniyar YELEUSSINOV (KAZ)  17-11
Everton LOPES DOS SANTOS (BRA) b. Anthony YIGIT (SWE)  22-10
Vincenzo MANGIACAPRE (ITA) b. Zdenek CHLADEK (CZE)  16-9

-81 Kg:

Egor MEKHONTSEV (RUS) b. Marcus BROWNE (USA)  14-6
Oleksandr GVOZDYK (UKR) b. Ramil ALIYEV (AZE)  17-15
Damien Duncan HOOPER (AUS) b. Dinesh KUMAR (IND)  16-7
Julio De LA CRUZ PERAZA (CUB) b. Enrico KOELLING (GER)  8-6
Fanlong MENG (CHN) b. Dzemal BOSNJAK (BIH)  13-6
Adilbek NIYAZYMBETOV (KAZ) b. Jeison Antoni MONROY VARELA (COL)  KO r.2
Elshod RASULOV (UZB) b. Yamaguchi Falcao FLORENTINO (BRA)  17-12
Ehsan ROUZBAHANI (IRI) b. Joseph WARD (IRL)  +15-15

Congratulations to all qualifiers!!!





AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011: Barriga upsets 8th seeded Barnes

4 10 2011
2012 Summer Olympics

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Baku, Azerbaijan – The smallest member of the PHL Boxing team scored on the biggest victory the team as he upended European Champion Patrick Barnes of Ireland, 20-12. Barnes, the Beijing Olympics bronze medallist will now have to fight in the final European qualification in Turkey to be able to box in the 2012 London Olympics. Up next for the Mark Anthony Barriga is Beijing Olympics gold medalist Zou Shiming of China. If he beats Zou, he will get an automatic slot in the 2012 Olympic boxing tournament.

Other results in the -49 kg category:

(1) Salman ALIZADA  (AZE) 16:12 Abdeali DARAA  (MAR)

Kaeo PONGPRAYOON (THA) 14:8 Hamza Touba (GER)

ZOU Shiming (CHI) 12: 2 Istvan UNGVARI (HUN)

Mark Barriga (PHL) 20:12 (8) Patrick Barnes (IRL)

(5) Jose de la Nieve (ESP) 18:12 Ramy Elawady (EGY)

Alex FERRAMOSCA (ITA) 15:8 Avtandil TCHUBABRIA (GEO)

Lukasz MASZCZYK(POL) 28:14 Farhad SHARIFI (AFG)

(4) David AYRAPETYAN (RUS) 23:10 Eros Correa (USA)

(3) Serdamba PUREVDORJ(MGL) 11:6 Thomas ESSOMBA (CMR)

Ceiber AVILA(COL) 14:13 Junior ZARATE (ARG)

Yosbany VEITIA(CUB) 19:5 Georgi ANDONOV (BUL)

Naoya INOUE(JAP) RSC 2 (6) Hovhannes DANIELYAN (ARM)

(7) Carlos Quipo (ECU) 17:10 Ferhat PEHLIVAN (TUR)

 Devendro LAISHRAM (IND) 40:19 Joselito Velazquez (MEX)

Jeremy BECCU(FRA) 21:19  Shakhobidin ZOIROV (UZB)

(2) SHIN Jong (KOR) 22:14 Ronald Serugo (UGA)





AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011: Boholst loses opening bout

30 09 2011

Juan Delfin Boholst is the first Filipino boxer to exit the 2011 World Boxing Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan. Boholst lost to Netherland’s Stephen Danyo, 11-16. He was not able able to follow early victors Mark Anthony Barriga, Rey Saludar, and Joan Tipon to the second round. Rolando Tacuyan and veteran Charly Suarez have yet to enter the ring.

Here are the results in the -69kg category:

Gabriel MAESTRE (VEN) b. Oscar MOLINA (MEX)  15-12
Custio CLAYTON (CAN) b. Kitson JULIE (SEY)  21-4
Errol SPENCE (USA) b. Amin GHASEMI (IRI)  28-10
Serik SAPIYEV (KAZ) b. Carlos SANCHEZ (ECU)  RSC r.3
Apichet SAENSIT (THA) b. Nayden STOYANOV (BUL)  20-11
Yasuhiro SUZUKI (JPNb. Muhammed CAMARA (GAM)  RSC r.1
Danilo CREATI (ITA) b. Emil AHMEDOV (AZE)  19-13
Egidijus KAVALIAUSKAS (LTU) b. Qiong MAITITUERSUN (CHN)  20-16
Robert BILIK (CZEb. Michal BABIAK (SVK)  RSC r.1
Roy SHEEHAN (IRL) b. Carl HIELD (BAH)  15-10
Borna KATALINIC (CRO) b. Chin Cheng SU (TPE)  14-10
Leon CHARTOI (SWE) b. Konstantin SNIGOUR (ISR)  19-11
Patrick WOJCICKI (GER) b. Joseph MULEMA (CMR)  12-11
Chunsik KIM (KOR) b. Mohamed DIABY (MLI)  19-11
Freddie EVANS (WAL) b. Ricky MURPHY (NZL)  21-6
Andrey ZAMKOVOY (RUS) b. Moustapha ABDOULAYE (NIG)  14-2
Tuvshibat BYAMBA (MGL) b. Samvel MATEVOSYAN (ARM)  21-11
Omar MAMETSHAYEV (TKM) b. Joseph DEIRERAGEA (NRU)  21-6
Stephen DANYO (NED) b. Juan BOHOLST (PHI)  16-11





AIBA World Boxing Championships Baku 2011: Day 3, Tipon squeaks past Argentinian

29 09 2011

Joan Tipon followed Mark Anthony Barriga and Rey Saludar to the second round of the 2011 AIBA World Boxing Championship held in Baku, Azerbaijan. Tipon beat Argentinian Bantamweight Alberto Melian, 13-12. Joan Tipon is the 2006 Asian Games Bantamwweight Gold medallist. He will challenge 2010 Asian Games bantamweight silver medalist Zhang Jiawei of China in the second round.

Other results:

-64KG Category

Denis Berinchik (UKR) b. Nazir Piraki (TJK)  RSC r.3
Evgeniy Romashkevich (BLR) b. Mohamed Abdullah (QAT)  RSC r.3
Babou Mahaman Smaila (CMR) b. Hulio Vrenozi (ALB)  18:15

Men’s Bantamweight (-56kg)

Luke Boyd (AUS) b. Georgi Kilanava (GEO)  17:10
Norbert Kalucza (HUN) b. Davy Yaboue Koffi (CIV)  RSC r.3
Furkan Meniz Ulas (TUR) b. Sean McGoldrick (WAL)  12:10
Satoshi Shimizu (JPN) b. Mohammad Latifi (AFG)  RSC r.2
Lazaro Alvarez (CUB) b. Robenilson de Jesus (BRA)  18:13
Denis Makarov (GER) b. Rafli Langi (INA)  W/O
Worapoj Petchkoom (THA) b. Ayabonga Sonjica (RSA)  16:7
Joseph Diaz (USA) b. Kyaw Kyaw Latt (MYA)  RSCH r.2
Dmitriy Zhukov (BLR) b. Matar Sambou (SEN)  12:3

DEIVIS Julio COL b. QRAISH Seif JOR 23-15

ZHANG Jiawei CHN b. AMJADIAN Armin IRI 18-9
TIPON Joan PHI b. MELIAN Alberto ARG 13-12

Men’s Lightweight (-60kg)

ISMETOV Ayrin BUL b. MANDIANGAN Matius INA 
13-6
MANZANILLA Hector VEN b. VANO Tomasz SVK 15-11

Men’s Light Heavyweight (-81kg)
Dzemal Bosnjak (BIH) b. Lennon Bannis (DMC)  DQ r.2
Jeison Monroy (COL) b. Alexander Hagen (NOR)  18:7
Adilet Niyazimbetov (KAZ) b. Vladimir Cheles (MDA)  16:11
Daniel Ebanks (CAY) b. Keddy Agnes (SEY)  15:14
Carlos Gongora (ECU) b. Osman Bravo (NIC)  RSC r.1
Yamaguchi Falcao (BRA) b. Amine Azzouzi (MAR)  17:5
Igor Jakubowski (POL) b. Felix Manuel Valera (DOM)  16:14
Ehsan Rozbahani (IRI) b. Artur Khachatryan (ARM)  15:8
Dilovarshakh Abdurakhmanov (TJK) b. Stoymen Dimitrov (BUL)  RSC r.1
Meng Fanlong (CHN) b. Dario Alfaro (MEX)  23:9
Daugirdas Semiotas (LTU) b. Marko Nikolic (SRB)  13:9
Yahya Mekacheri (TUN) b. Simone Fiori (ITA)  13:11

KARLSON Ainar EST b. MILITOPOULOS Ioannis GRE 18-8
GULEDANI Levan GEO b. BORBASHEV Chingis KGZ 
24-22
BROWNE Marcus USA b. OKADA Yoshitsuna JPN 
RSC r.1
SZELLO Imre (9) HUN b. KENNEDY Katende SWE 
21-10
GVOZDYK Oleksandr UKR b. YOUNG Jovan JAM 
RSC r.1
YULDASHEV Rasul TKM b. HAU Georginel AIB 
17-13

ALTEIMAT Ahmad JOR b. ELALFY Elmohamady EGY 13-12
DRASKOVIC Bosko MNE b. AMPONSAH Maxwell GHA 17-7
KUMAR Dinesh IND b. MAHARJAN Deepak NEP 20-8
SAYAK Caner TUR b. SUKKHUM Kriangkai THA 19-10
la CRUZ Julio CUB b. DAUHALIAVETS Mikhail BLR 25-11
SANDAGSUREN Erdenebayar MGL b. PAPUNI Reece NZL BLUE PTS 18-10

Men’s Middleweight (-75kg)

MURATA Ryota JPN b. SANCHEZ Leandro ARG 29-2
ZHUTA Fatlum MKD b. SAVVIDIS Ilias GRE 29-14
COTIUJANSCHI Victor MDA b. CHRISTOPHER Rowain DMA 
27-2