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Russian boxer Gadzhimagomedov advances to Olympic final

In the final he will fight the winner of a match between Brazil’s Abner Teixeira and Cuba’s Julio La Cruz

TOKYO, August 3. /TASS/. Russian boxer Muslim Gadzhimagomedov has defeated New Zealander David Nyika in a semifinal fight in the under-91 kilograms weight category at the Tokyo Olympics.

The Russian athlete won 4:1. In the final he will fight the winner of a match between Brazil’s Abner Teixeira and Cuba’s Julio La Cruz.

The 24-year-old athlete is the 2019 World Champion, the European silver medalist (2017) and the winner of the European Games (2019).

The Tokyo Olympics will conclude on August 8.