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Habitant of Crimea Gleb Bakshi goes to the Olympics in Tokyo

The native of Simferopol Gleb Bakshi had a quarterfinal fight within the framework of the daytime session of the European Olympic qualification on Sunday June 6, reports Crimean Information Agency.

The world champion of 2019 in the weight category up to 75 kilos had a fight against the participant of the world and Europe championships Vitaliy Bondarenko, who is a citizen of Belarus. The opponents of Gleb Bakshi from the boxer’s corner threw in the towel in the first round.

As according to the fact that six trip tickets to the Olympics in Tokyo are raffled in the weight category up to 75 kilos, so Gleb Bakshi is automatically granted a spot on the Russian Team for the Olympic Games in Japan.