Russians expected to win seven boxing medals at Beijing

July 17th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS  

Moscow, July 17 (Xinhua) The Russian boxing team is expected to win at least seven medals in the forthcoming Beijing Summer Olympic Games. The Russian boxing team will train at the port city of Vladivostok for two weeks before the Games’ opening Aug 8, team chief Andre Baranov told a local TV channel Wednesday.

He said his team is hopeful of winning seven to 11 medals. Local media have forecast three gold, two silver and two bronze medals.

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