Brian had an awesome combat towards Johnson but didn’t attain (Picture: REUTERS)
The elimination of Argentine boxer Brian Arregui in the 69 kg class is de facto uncommon. boxing at the Olympic Video games in Tokyo 2020. It’s unimaginable how he suffers a rip-off to the level that he dominated throughout the Three rounds his rival, one in every of the favorites in the class, the American Delante Johnson.
He even threw him to the canvas with an incredible proper hand that for seconds was not a knockout, one thing that was not sufficient to get previous the first Olympic spherical of welterweight. The referees determined to award the battle to the North American with a remaining rating of 3-2 on the scorecards..
The controversy that rapidly turned viral: in the second spherical, when the Argentine made the North American know the canvas, the Tunisian referee Hichem Menchaqui gave the North American the spherical whereas the different 4 judges scored Arregui’s victory with 10-9.
On the similar day one other Argentine managed to move the spherical. It was Mirco Cuello who beat German Hamsat Shadalov and went on to the subsequent stage at 57 kg.
🥊Mirco Cuello went to the subsequent section at 57 kg🥊
📍He beat the German Hamsat Shadalov.
📍Brian Arregui fell unfairly with American Delante Johnson in 69 kg pic.twitter.com/tM3Pby4xNO
– TN Deportivo (@tndeportivo) July 24, 2021