Yerevan’s Former Mika Sports Arena hosted the Wheelchair Basketball Open Championship which was attended by 4 teams.
Iran’s Firuz team placed first and Armenia’s BKMA became the silver medalist. Georgian Tbilisi took the third position. Another Armenian representative MES team came fourth.
The championship was dedicated to the International Day of People with Disabilities (3 December) proclaimed by UN.
Gustavo Marmentini of Alashkert scored two goals.
This victory will help more people in Armenia to get interested in basketball.
The ANOC president gave a monetary reward to the oldest and smallest participants