Member of the Armenian taekwondo team, European former champion, Arman Yeremyan (80kg) couldn’t take a prize place at the last Olympic qualifying tournament in Istanbul.
At his first bout Yeremyan won Slovakia’s David Salko 5-4, then the Armenian taekwondoist competed with Azerbaijan’s Milad Beigi in the quarter finals but was defeated 1:11.
The other Armenian representatives, Haykaz Mamvelyan and Izabela Varzhapetyan lost from the first bouts.
This taekwondo tournament in Istanbul was the last qualifying contest for the Rio Olympics.
ANOC press office
Now Aronyan has 5, 5 points and places 3-4
Getting 432, 45 points he placed 5th
The next opponent is Wales
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