At the European Junior & U23 Weightlifting Championships held in Klaipeda, Lithuania the Armenian female representative Sona Poghosyan (U20)won the silver medal. 17 years-old Poghosyan (69kg) showed double-event of 213kg (95+118) and became a silver medalist. Maria Petrova (69kg) from Russia with double-event of 240 kg became the champion. The 3rd place took Tabel Tabea from Germany.
At the European Junior & U23 Weightlifting Championships the Armenian athlete Izabella Yaylyan (58kg) won the gold medal.
The European Shooting Championship will be held from February 22 to 28
Armenian Junior Basketball Team is on the 29th place of the Europe ratings scale.
The Armenia national basketball team became the winner of the European Championship for Small Countries…
On December 7, 2011 it was officially announced as the host city of the Olympics
The Armenian boxer lost the battle with a score 0:3 against the Belarusian Dmitri Asanau
The offer of holding the 7th Summer Pan-Armenian Games in Artsakh was put to the vote