#Assisi14 #EWJYBC: Junior Semifinals on schedule Today24 July 2014
The Fifth Edition of EUBC European Women’s Junior- Youth Boxing is underway inside the PalaEventi Sport Venue set Santa Maria degli Angeli (Italian Little Town 1 km south of Assisi) . 100 female junior boxers from 26 nations registered to take part in the Junior European Championships. Meanwhile 97 youth boxers (26 countries) are in competition in their section.
Today only the Junior competition’s Semifinals are on schedule (Two Sessions: 1st at 2 pm with 12 matches – 2nd at 6 pm with 14 matches). Russia has the highest number of boxers involved in the Junior Semifinals. Italy is the Runner-up Team in this Special Standing with 7 Boxers in the Medals’ Zone. Turkey and Poland share the third step of the podium with 6 athletes per each.
Rest Day scheduled for tomorrow, in which will take place a workshop about the “Female Boxing and its outstanding development as sport movement”. The meeting will be held inside the Hotel Cenacolo, set in Santa Maria degli Angeli – Starting Time at 12 pm.
The Youth Semifinals are on schedule for Saturday 26th – 20 matches set in two sessions (3 pm and 6 pm). The Russian Team are ruling also the Youth Weight categories. 8 Russian Boxers are going to compete for gold medals. Both Poland and Ukraine have 5 athletes in the semifinals. Ireland and Germany are in the third position with 4 semifinalists each. The host team, Italy, has got 3 boxers running for the final matches.
7 days of bouts are on schedule. Except for the finals, The Junior boxers and youth ones will fight on alternate days. The junior tournament will take place in the following days: July 20 th (Preliminaries 9 matches), July 22th (Quarter Finals 41 matches), July 24th (Semifinals 26 matches), July 27th (Finals 13 matches). The youth boxers will compete on July 21th (Preliminaries 26 matches), July 23th (Quarter Finals 31 matches), July 26th (Semifinals 20 matches), July 27th (Finals 10 matches). All Days of competition, apart from the finals, are set in two sessions (first one at 3 pm – second one at 6 pm LOCAL TIME).
You can watch all the event live on EUBC Youtube Official Channel (CLICK HERE) and Follow the Live Score on Livefpi.it (Click Here)