Wrestler Karapet Chalyan at 77 kg is in the semifinal of the World Championship. The silver medalist of the European Games won 5:4 Belarusian Pavel Liakh in a tense quarterfinal bout.
Chalyan had started the championship from the 1/16 final where had won 4:2 Japanese Shohei Yabiku and in the 1/8 final he had gained advantage 9:0 over Venezuela’s Rivas Espinoza.
Gevorg Gharibyan also performed today. He lost the first bout 0:7 to Uzbekistan’s Elmurad Tasmuradov who later was defeated too.
Today in the evening Artur Aleksanyan will wrestle against Russia’s Musa Evloev for a world champion title.
The prize fund of the tournament was allocated by ANOC President Gagik Tsarukyan.
The Armenia weightlifting team returned home.
Summed up the passing year in a conversation with journalists
In the framework of Olympic Solidarity program.
The European current champion suffered his second successive defeat by touché.
Among adults Pavel Stepanyan became Armenia’s absolute champion…