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Lenar and Bruzon repeat titles in Teofilo Stevenson Boxing Cup
  • Written by Roberto Carlos Rodríguez Torres
Lenar Perez (Blue). Photo: Jit
The holguineros Lenar Perez and Geovanis Bruzon repeated last year's titles and were essential in the third place reached by Holguin, in the Teofilo Stevenson in Memoriam Boxing Cup, concluded this Wednesday in Las Tunas.

Lenar, of the 81 kilograms, is still the best holguinero on the ring, and won by RSC in the first round to Gerardo Castellano, after the referee had to apply to the latter, three counts of protection.

In the case of Bruzón, in the 91 kilograms, he had to use himself to the full against the Artemiseño Juan Macía, nevertheless he took the victory with a vote of 5-0, before the best concurrence of the Cup in the Multipurpose Hall Leonardo Mackenzie.

Another medalist from our province of Holguín was Manuel Pozo (60 kg), who won a bronze medal in a race won by the representatives of the National Team, who won four titles, two second places and the same number of third places.

The honor roll was integrated: as the best fight was selected the final between Yoelis Hernandez and Alex Perez, of the 69 kilograms, the most combative boxer Arisnoidis Despaigne, more coach Dainier Peró, all of the National Team.

The best performing coach was Emiliano Chirino Álvarez, of the Cuban team, and the best referee was Yendri Morales.

This fight prepared the holguín boxers for the final of the National Series, event to which they qualified for the first time in their history, including when they were called Tournament by teams.

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