Arthur Biyarslanov breaks long Canadian boxing drought

07/24/2015 09:12 EDT | Updated 07/24/2016 05:59 EDT
Canada's Arthur Biyarslanov won boxing gold on Friday at the Pan American Games.

Biyarslanov, from Toronto, won the men's light welterweight final with a split decision over Cuba's Yasnier Toledo. Ringside judges scored the bout 28-29, 29-28, 29-28 in Biyarslanov's favour.