25th September 2011

Carlie Edwards – www.gbboxing.org.uk
The draw for the World Amateur Boxing Championships took place today and Wales’ Charlie Edwards will get the action underway at 11.30am tomorrow (Monday 26th September).

You can follow the scoring for the preliminaries live on www.aiba.org. Live coverage will begin at the last 16 stage on www.AIBAboxingTV.com and www.gbsport.tv

The draw for GB Boxing’s team of 12, and GB development squad boxers Chris Jenkins and Sean McGoldrick, who were selected to represent Wales, is as follows:

49kg: Charlie Edwards v Junior Zarate (Argentina) – last 64

52kg: Khalid Yafai – bye into last 32 (will box Ghana or Japan)

52kg: Andrew Selby v Hesham Abdelaal (Egypt) – last 64

56kg: Luke Campbell v Rahim Najafov (Azerbaijan) – last 64

56kg: Sean McGoldrick v Furkhan Memis (Turkey) – last 64

60kg: Martin Ward v Dragos Marin (Romania) – last 64

64kg: Tom Stalker v Yoelvis Hernandez (Venezuela) – last 64

64kg: Josh Taylor v Daniyar Yeleussinov (Kazakhstan) – last 64

64kg: Chris Jenkins (Wales) v Masatsugu Kawachi (Japan) – last 64

69kg: Fred Evans v Ricky Murphy (New Zealand) – last 64

69kg: Scott Cardle v Alexis Vastine (France) – last 64

75kg: Anthony Ogogo v Sung Woo (Korea) – last 64

91kg: Simon Vallily – bye into last 32 (will box Argentina or Canada)

91+kg: Anthony Joshua v Tariq Abdul Haq (Trinidad) – last 64

for more on British amateur boxing information visit www.gbboxing.org.uk

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