Wrestler Yury Patrikeyev is back

14:35 - 15 Dec, 2015

Beijing Olympics silver medalist, two-time European champion, world championships prize winner, Greco-Roman wrestler, super heavyweight Yury Patrikeyev restarted trainings with his team.

''Now Yura trains and feels well. He has expressed a desire to join the team and we are just glad for it. I hope we will soon see him in international arenas'', Armenia's Greco-Roman wrestling team's head coach, Yury Patrikeyev's personal coach, Samvel Grigoryan noted in a conversation with an ANOC reporter.

The 36-year-old wrestler has come out under Armenia's flag since 2005.

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