Putin attended the final battle of the Russian and Belarusian boxers at the European games

Путин посетил финальный бой российского и белорусского боксеров на Европейских играх

Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the sports Palace “Uruchcha” in Minsk, where the Boxing events in the framework of the II European games.

Where the head of state watched the final fight of the Russian boxer Muslim Gadzhimagomedova against Belarusian opponent Vladislav Smyaglikov in the weight category up to 91 kg.

The victory was won by the Russian boxer. After the battle, Putin watched the ceremony of awarding the winners of Boxing fights in weight to 75 kg. Gold was taken by athlete from Ukraine Alexander Khizhnyak head of the Russian Federation, together with all
the audience listened to Ukrainian national anthem while standing. Then the President looked like he was awarded the winners of fights in weight to 91 kg.

On Sunday evening the Russian leader will visit the closing ceremony of the European games, which will be held at the national stadium “Dynamo”. Also the ceremony will be, in particular, be present the presidents of Belarus, Tajikistan, Armenia and head of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach.

Earlier it became known that Russian national team became the winner of the medal standings of the European games.