In the final of the 31st Summer Olympic Games Aleksanyan won Cuba's Lugo Cabrera 3:0 and became a champion.
The world reigning champion's, Aleksanyan's, first opponent was Italian Daigoro Timoncini whom the Armenian wrestler won 5-2.
In the second fight Aleksanyan defeated Romania's Alin Ciurariu 8:0 without any difficulty and qualified for the semifinals. There winning a Turk athlete with an absolute advantage, 9:0, Aleksanyan qualified for the final.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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After the second round Indian Viswanathan Anand leads the standings.
The official website of the National Olympic Committee of Armenia (armnoc.am) continues the range of interviews with Armenian famous and promising athletes.
Habetnak Kurghinyan has announced the team lineup
Levon Aronyan shared a point with Spanish Francisco Vallejo playing with white pieces.
The championship will be held in South Korea from 8-10 November.