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Azerbaijani wrestling team wins gold at European Championship

Azerbaijani wrestling team wins gold at European Championship

Wrestling team of Azerbaijan has won two gold medals at the European Youth Championship (U-20) in Rome. Azerbaijani wrestler Nihad Guluzade (55 kg) defeated Frenchman Aivil Fuake (9:0) and Ukrainian Mykola Khavritsky (3:1). Guluzade, …

Azerbaijan appoints new president of Wrestling Federation

Azerbaijan appoints new president of Wrestling Federation

Azerbaijani Economy Minister Mikayil Jabbarov has been elected as new president of Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation. Minister of Youth and Sports Farid Gayibov, speaking at the election event, greeted the participants of the meeting and …

Azerbaijani wrestler wins bronze at World Championship in Norway

Azerbaijani wrestler wins bronze at World Championship in Norway

Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Abubakr Abakarov won a bronze medal at the World Championships in Oslo, Norway. Abakarov, performing in the weight category of 86 kg, reached the semifinals, defeating Akhmed Dudarov from Germany, Muhammad …

Azerbaijani wrestler becomes European champion in Germany

Azerbaijani wrestler becomes European champion in Germany

European Championship in freestyle wrestling among juniors continues in Dortmund, Germany. Azerbaijani wrestler Kanan Geybatov, competing in the 61 kg weight category, defeated the Ukrainian athlete in the first fight with a minimum …

Azerbaijani wrestler wins bronze at European Championship

Azerbaijani wrestler wins bronze at European Championship

Azerbaijani wrestler Taleh Mammadov (63 kg ) won the bronze medal at the European Championship in Bucharest. In the final bout, the Azerbaijani athlete took over the wrestler from Armenia. In another fight for the third place, …

European Wrestling Championships kicks off in Kaspiysk

European Wrestling Championships kicks off in Kaspiysk

Today European Wrestling Championships kicked off at the Palace of Sports and Youth named after Ali Aliyev in Kaspiysk, Dagestan. Competitions will last until may 6. Athletes from 35 countries will compete in freestyle and …

 Azerbaijani fighters win 11 world medals in Kiev

Azerbaijani fighters win 11 world medals in Kiev

Azerbaijani fighters have brought home a clutch of 11 medals, including 5 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze, from the Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial, which was held in Kiev. The gold medals came from Giorgi …

 UWW ‘Alrosa’ Intercontinental Cup 2016

UWW ‘Alrosa’ Intercontinental Cup 2016

Today the finals of the UWW ‘Alrosa’ Intercontinental Cup 2016, in Greco-Roman, freestyle and women's wrestling ended in Moscow. The Russian team was the best in all the three finals. The Azerbaijani freestyle and female wrestling …

‘Alrosa’ Intercontinental Cup 2016

‘Alrosa’ Intercontinental Cup 2016

Final matches of ‘Alrosa’ Intercontinental Cup 2016 in Greco-Roman, freestyle and women's wrestling ended today in Moscow. Russian team won all three finals. Azerbaijani team won two second places - in freestyle and women's …