Olympic silver medalist Mihran Harutyunyan has spent his first match by Greco-Roman wrestling rules after the 2016 Olympic Games and gained a victory.
At the Champions Cup wrestling tournament underway in Krasnodar Harutyunyan competed with Yaroslav Kardash at 67 kg and won ahead of time, 10:0.
2013 world and European freestyle wrestling champion David Safaryan at 70 kg overcame Hungary’s Roman Asharin (8:4).
The organizer of the tournament is world and European Greco-Roman wrestling current champion Russia’s Stepan Maryanyan.
Let us recall Mihran Harutyunyan has performed at the MMA (mixed marital arts) since Rio 2016 and spent two victories bouts.
The tournament was held in Makhachkala.
In the first day of tournament the wrestlers of 57kg, 61 kg, 65 kg and 70kg weight classes will compete
39, 7 billion reals were spent on these Olympics which amounts to 12 billion US dollars
Vladimir Margaryan (69kg) wins too