The 21st tournament after Seoul Olympic silver medalist, freestyle wrestler Stepan Sargsyan took place in Vanadzor.
On the second day of the tournament wrestlers of 61kg, 70kg, 84kg and 125kg competed.
Akhmed Chakayev (61kg, Russia), Magobedkhabib Kadimagomedov (70kg, Russia), Alireza Karimi (86kg, Iran) and Pavriz Masmanj (125kg, Iran) conquered gold medals.
Armenia’s Grigor Grigoryan (70kg) and Shamir Atyan (86kg) lost in the finals and became silver medalists. Levan Berianidze at 125kg who had qualified for the Rio Olympics became a bronze medalist.
At the 21st tournament after Stepan Sargsyan the Armenian wrestlers won two gold, two silver and three bronze medals.
ANOC press service
The Championship is being held in a cycle style
The Armenian weightlifting team placed first with conquered medals…
The tournament had brought together 100 wrestlers from 6 countries of the world
In the 97kg w.c. Armenia will be represented by Andranik Galstyan.
Only Roman Amoyan will leave
More than 5000 Armenians live in Moldova