Muaytayi World Cup was held in Bangkok. Armenia was represented by the Federation of athlete Gor Nazaryan, Armenia Muaytayi Fed chairman's stead. Gor, won the first fight against Costa Rica athlete, the second athlete that represented Uzbekistan, also was defeated, but unfortunately he lost the fight in the third athlete, who represented the US. Gor was injured during last tournament and the doctors forbade him to fight in the ring. But he has demonstrated a strong will and reached such a good results. The tournament was attended by 90 countries, representing over 1,200 athletes. He has had in his weight category only 20 athletes,and took 4th place.
In such a world tournament the 4th place is the great progress for such a small country.The Head of Muaytay Federation of Armenia Artak Brutyan, staying true to its principles, and will continue to develop this unique of martial art.