Uzbekistan’s Shakhobidin Zoirov won the gold medal in the Men’s Flyweight Boxing event of Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Sunday, August 21 at the Riocentro.
Shakhobidin Zoirov defeated Russia’s two times world champion and 2012 bronze medalist Misha Aloyan with a unanimous 3 – 0 points victory to win the gold medal.
Misha Aloyan had to settle for the silver medal in the event.
The gold was the second of the boxing competition for Uzbekistan.
Bronze medals of the event were won by semifinalists – Venezuela’s Yoel Finol and China’s Hu Jianguan.