(MENAFN- Trend News Agency)
BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 2. The European
Freestyle Wrestling Championship (U20) continues in Rome, Trend reports.
In the freestyle wrestling competition, a member of the
Azerbaijani national team Sabir Jafarov (70 kg) defeated Muhammed
Abdurakhmanov (Belgium) - 5:0. Azerbaijani wrestler defeated German
Adrian Barnowski in the quarterfinals - 5:4. In the next stage,
Jafarov defeated the Austrian Benedict Huber - 11:0. Jafarov beat
the Italian Raul Kaso with a score of 3:0 in the semi-finals and
reached the final. The Azerbaijani wrestler, who lost to the
Armenian Hayk Papikyan (2:3) in the last seconds of the decisive
fight, won a silver medal.
Sabuhi Amiraslanov (79 kg) left no chance for Daniels Bendix
from Latvia in the quarter-finals - 10:0. The Azerbaijani wrestler
in the quarterfinals defeated the Turkish Hakan Satylmysh - 5:2.
Amiraslanov, who lost in the semi-finals to the Armenian Mushegh
Mkrtchyan (1:3), fought for the bronze medal with the Romanian Gigi
Subtirichai and did not leave his opponent a single chance -
Thus, Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers started the European
Championship with 1 silver and 1 bronze medals.
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