Professional boxing championship
2013-05-11 - Berlin, Almaniya

Professional boxing championship

Dedicated to 90th anniversary of National leader Heydar Aliyev was organised and supported the professional boxing championship by the Embassy of azerbaijan in Germany, the State Committee for Work with Diaspora, Odlar Yurdu Organisation, Azerbaijani-German Cultural Society of Saxony-Anhal Federal District, Azerbaijani-German Society «Xazar» in Hannover, the Coordination Center of Azerbaijanies in Germany and the Congress of Azerbaijanies in Europe. Fighters in leather gloves from Germany, England, Turkey, Austria, Hungary and Netherlands converged at the sports complex in the city of Germany, Karlsruhe.
More than 2 thousand people watched live the championshhip on Baden TV as well as throught the day the photos and slides have been showed on a large screen in the hall of sport center. (you can watch the championship on the link: ).
In the last fight of the championship in the heavy weight have met Timo Hoffman «German Oak» against Alexandr Petkovic «White Tiger». Before the fight had been started, Chairman of the German-Azerbaijan Society «Xazar» in Hannover Etibar Ganiyev spoke about the World Boxing Committee, the founder and creator of WBCAYashar Niftaliyev, briefed the audience in the hall and watching the live broadcast about the tasks and objectives. He also noted that the interest of Azerbaijani youth in sport had been always under the attention of the National leader.
It was marked that “World Belt of Heydar Aliyev” will has same title as other belts.
Boxer Timo Hoffman, sometime was known as Vitali Klichko, was considered the favorite in a fight with Serbian Alexandr Petkovic. It was most exciting and tenses battle during the championship, which lasted 12 rounds and ended with victory of the “White Tiger”.
The Chairman of WBCA Etibar Ganiyev closed “World Belt of Heydar Aliyev” and wished him success and victory in future battles. It was taken a photo for memory.
In the second tournament, dedicated to 90th anniversary of the National Leader Heydar Aliyev on May 11 in Veisvassare, were boxers Azad Azizov against Samir Boukraro and Bakhtiar Iskenderzade against Germany Matthias Pelco.
Demonstrating excellent technique and persistence knocking out his opponent in the 3 round, Azad Azizov won the “World Belt of Heydar Aliyev”.
Bakhtiyar Iskenderzade had injured his arm and stopped the fight in 8th round.
“Heydar Aliyev” Box Championship was aroused great interest among the people and gathered a large number of fans in the hall.