Freestyle wrestler Levan Berianidze (125kg) failed to win his opponent in the bout for a bronze medal.
Super heavyweight Levan Berianidze was competing against Belarusian Ibrahim Saidov. The bout ended 2:2. As the opponent's trick was technically higher the bout ended in his favor and Berianidze placed 5th.
Armenia's Olympic team member Levan Berianidze (125kg) had started the struggle from the 1/8 finals and competed against Chinese Zhiwei Deng. The bout had ended 2;2 and as Armenia's representative had been the last to earn a point, he had continued the competition. In the second bout Berianidze had been competing against Hungary's Daniel Liget whom Berianidze had defeated 3:1 and qualified for the semifinals.In the semifinals Berianidze's opponent had been Turk Taha Akgul. Berianidze had lost 8:1 to the reigning champion.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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ANOC press service
Ani Arakelyan became the winner of the U50kg weight class
The Armenia grand master winning 7 points in 9 rounds took the 3rd place.
Gevorg Gharibyan came second
On November 22 Vahe Badalyan (52kg), Garnik Papikyan (64kg) and Spartak Tamaryan (60kg) will try their luck
The juniors’ team pursuit will take place on May 14