22 June 2015, Monday, 10:31

Elena Savelyeva from Sterlitamak defeated Irish rival at the European Games


UFA, 22 June 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/. The first European Games continue in Baku. The Russian athlete, representative of Bashkir sports, Elena Savelyeva reached the quarterfinals of the boxing tournament.

In the weight category under 54 kg, she defeated Irish Michaela Walsh — 3: 0 (40:36, 40:36, 39:37).

Now, Savelyeva will compete for a place in the semi- finals with Ayse Tash from Turkey.