Weightlifter from Ossetia won first place at the European Championship

12/12/2012 - 16:29

The Ossetian weightlifter Oleg Khugaev has wonthe European Championship among youth and juniors held in Eilat (Israel). This has been reported to IA "Res" by the information-analytical department of the Committee for Youth, Sports and Tourism of South Ossetia.

Athletes from South Ossetia have become the winners of the boxing tournament

06/11/2012 - 17:43

South Ossetian fighters Sarmat Kokoev, Amid Esekkuev, Vadim Gagloev and Radion Kumaritov have become the winners of the Xth international boxing tournament held in the city of Sovetsk (Kaliningrad region of the Russian Federation - Ed) in memory of the master of sports of the USSR Vladimir Emelyanov.
As the coach of the athletes Murat Kokoev has informed IA "Res", "the competition was attended by athletes from Russia, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Poland born in 1995-1996. In the weight class up to 81 kilograms two our boxers Sarmat Kokoev and Radion Kumaritov met in the final. At the end of the battle Kokoev defeated on points and Kumaritov respectively won the silver medal."

Aslanbek Kozaev has successfully defended the European title

30/09/2012 - 20:04

A well-known Ossetian professional boxer, the WBC European champion in the weight class up to 66.6 kg, the WBC youth world champion, the WBC youth world intercontinental champion a champion of Asia Aslanbek Kozaev defended the WBC European title in the weight class up to 66.6 kg. As IA "Res" has been informed by a coach of the athlete Vitaly Slanov, "the fight took place on September 28 in Brussels. A rival of our athlete was a 26 year old Belgian boxer Sasha Vahanian, who had already held 22 fights and all scored a victory, 14 of which he won by knockout ."

A boxing evening will be held in the capital of South Ossetia

16/09/2012 - 12:51

A boxing evening will be held in Tskhinval. As the news agency "Res" has been informed by a member of the Boxing Federation of South Ossetia, the honored coach of South Ossetia Vitaly Slanov, "the event is scheduled for October 12, 2012. The tournament is held to promote further development of boxing in our Republic, the healthy lifestyle, physical education and sport".

Alan Gigolaev: mixed martial arts fighter should be brave and cool

15/09/2012 - 10:44

September 15 the Ossetian athlete Alan Gigolaev will defend his title of Georgia (USA) in mixed martial arts in the weight category up to 70 kilograms. Before the title fight Gigolaev told the correspondent of IA "Res" in detail about the upcoming bout, mixed martial arts trainings.

Karateka from South Ossetia won the bronze medal at the All-Russian Youth Games of martial arts

13/09/2012 - 21:40

Karateka Christina Zhuravleva finished third at the Kyokushinkai karate competitions, which are being held these days within the frames of the V-th Open All-Russian Youth Games of martial arts in Anapa. As IA "Res" has been informed by the head coach of the Kyokushin-Kan Karate Federation of South Ossetia Vladimir Sozaev, "Zhuravleva held three matches. She has won two of them, and one lost with insignificant advantage to her opponent and eventually won a bronze medal "- said Sozaev.