Arsen Julfalakyan triumphed at the Vehbi Emre & Hamit Kaplan Greco-Roman wrestling tournament

21:09 - 31 Jan, 2016

The silver medalist of the London Olympics, 2014 world champion Arsen Julfalakyan conquered gold at the 34th Vehbi Emre & Hamit Kaplan tournament.

The Armenian wrestler overcame 4 fights. Before reaching the finals Julfalakyan had gained advantage (8:0, 4:0 and 3:0) over his opponents. In the finals, Julfalakyan’s opponent was Georgia’s Minda Tsulukidze whom the Armenian wrestler won 3:0 and captured the gold medal.

Armenia wrestling team member Aram Julfalakyan (66kg) lost the first round 2:4 to Azerbaijan’s Rovshan Tagiyev.

ANOC press office

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