Ten years ago Boxing
The Men’s 2004 European Amateur Boxing Championships were held in Pula, Croatia from February 19 to February 29, and saw the Russians dominate.
The 35th edition of this bi-annual competition was organised by the European governing body for amateur boxing, EABA.
With a total number of 292 fighters from 41 countries competed at these championships.
Russia’s Gaydarbek Gaydarbekov afterwards received the Best Fighter Award.
This tournament also served as a qualification event for the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, with all medal winners earning a berth for the Athens Games.