Young boxer can't hide his enthusiasm
There was plenty of pressure on Vanes Martirosyan as he stepped into the ring for the beginning of the Western trials in February. It wasn't that the then 17-year-old would have to win five fights in five days to make it to the Olympic trials.
"My dad is a smoker," Martirosyan said. "He told me that once I won the Western trials, he would quit smoking. I wanted him to quit smoking because it's not good for me and it's especially not good for him."
And despite being ranked 14th in ...
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