September 3rd, 2011 will the first time a professional boxing match has taken place in Armenia! To make things even more interesting, this event will be headlined by world champion HyeFighter Vic Darchinyan’s fight against Evans Mbamba for the International Boxing Organization bantamweight title.
The fight card has 4 other HyeFighters set for action. They are HyeFighters: Agnesse Boza, Azat Hovhannesyan, Gabriel Tolmajyan and Hovhannes Zhamkochyan.
Fellow HyeFighter Arthur Abrahm offered the following: ““Respected Vakhtang, I welcome your decision to hold match in Armenia and wish you success. I am sure you will show us your skills once more and native land will certainly assist you. Your victories are feasts for all Armenians. We are waiting for your next victory”.
Also, HyeFighter Manny Gamburyan, along with coach and trainer Edmond Tarverdyan and cut man George Bastmajyan will be making the trip from Los Angeles to Yerevan to support Vic as well as corner Tolmajyan.
THis event will be taking place at the Karen Demirchyan Sports Complex in Yerevan, Armenia.