The 7th Junior Freestyle Wrestling Memorial tournament after Honored coach of USSR, Roudolf Karapetyan and international class sports master of USSR, Eghishe Karapetyan, kicked off on October 15 at stadium “Mika” has come to an end.
On October 16 wrestlers of 46kg, 54kg, 63kg, 76kg, and 100kg weight class competed for the victory. In these weight classes winners became Razmik Papikyan (46 kg, Olympic college), Narek Harutyunyan (54 kg, Armavir), Arman Andriasyan (63 kg, Artashat), Hovik Aghbalyan (76 kg, Roudolf and Eghishe Karapetyan’s schooll) and Sasha Cikhilov (100 kg. Russia).
In the first day of competition gold medals won Norik Asatryan(42kg, Malatia), Hrachya Margaryan (50kg, Artashat), Vazgen Tevanyan (58kg, Artashat), Gegham Galstyan (69kg, Artashat), Mher Markosyan (85kg, Vanadzor). Wrestlers from Yerevan, Armenian regions, Nagorno Karabakh, Georgia, Iran and Russian Federation born in 1999, 2000, 2001 joined in the Memorial tournament.
Serzh Sargsyan expressed gratitude to the team members
Minsk’s tournament will be held from February 1 to 6 and Sofia’s tournament from February 22 to 29
Anastasia Galustyan placed 7th after the short program
The official website of the National Olympic Committee of Armenia (armnoc.am) continues the range of interviews with Armenian famous and promising athletes.