Archive - 5/2012


Thu, 03/05/2012 - 16:56

South Ossetian boxer reached the semifinal of the All-Russian tournament

Boxer from Tskhinval Atsamaz Dzigoev took third place at the 27th All-Russian boxing tournament in memory of the Olympic bronze medalist in Tokyo Vadim Emelyanov. As IA "Res" has been informed by the coach of the athlete Murat Kokoev, "oursportsman performed in the weight class up to 60 kg. In a bout for the third place Dzigoev in the first round scored off his competitor by technical knockout,"- said Kokoev. According to the trainer, obvious biased refereeing affected the results of the next fight of his ward. "Dzigoev was more active than his opponent. But the referees did not want to see the successful impacts of the athlete. The bout ended with the score 7:7 and according to the decision of the referees Dzigoev`s opponent was awarded a victory"- underlined the couch.

Thu, 03/05/2012 - 10:50

South Ossetia will train its pilots

The South Ossetian Company "Your aviation centre - South Ossetia," embarked on steps to train pilots for the Republic. This has been said IA "Res" by the company CEO Georgy Valiev.
"We have recently selected people who will take courses at the private pilot. Two of the qualifiers have already left for Moscow - said Valiev. - Within six weeks they will learn to flight training. After passing the course in the Russian capital, our pilots for several months will continue their studies in Canada."


Wed, 02/05/2012 - 19:12

A boxer from South Ossetia is assisting Floyd Mayweather to get ready for the championship bout

A renowned South Ossetian professional boxer, the European champion under the WBC in the weight class up to 66.6 kg Aslanbek Kozaev is now in the U.S with his coach Vitaly Slanov. As reported to IA "Res" by the coach of the athlete, the invitation was received from the coaching staff of the world famous legendary American boxer Floyd Mayweather to take part in the preparation of Mayweather for a world title fight, according to WBA and WBC with a Puerto Rican boxer Miguel Cotto, - said Slanov. - Miguel Cotto – is the world champion of 2004 - 2006, under the WBA version. He is the current world champion under the WBA version. The fight between Mayweather and Cotto will be held May 5, 2012 in Las Vegas. "

Wed, 02/05/2012 - 19:09

The situation on the border of South Ossetia and Georgia was discussed at the next meeting of MPRI

The number of violations of crossing the state border of South Ossetia with Georgia was considerably reduced in the last month. This has been said the journalists by the Attorney General of South Ossetia Merab Chigoev after the next meeting of participants of the Mechanisms on Prevention and Reaction to Incidents (MPRI), held today in the Georgian village of Ergneti.