In the quarter-finals of the AOB European Olympic Qualifier ongoing in Turkey Armenia’s representative at 64kg Hovhannes Bachkov won European Games’ and European Championship’s silver medalist, Great Britain’s Pat Cormack and qualified for the semi-finals.
Armenia’s representative Anush Grigoryan (52kg) lost to Norway’s Hansen Mariel in the quarter-finals.
On April 13 Artur Hovhannisyan (49kg), Vladimir Margaryan (69kg), Narek Abgaryan (52kg) and Aram Avagyan 56kg) will compete, too.
ANOC press service
The Armenian youth freestyle wrestling team returns home
Another representative of Armenia Rafael Simonyan (91kg) was knocked out
Freestyle wrestlers will fight for qualifications, too
From November 18 to 21 the Czech capital of Prague hosted the 44th General Assembly of the European Olympic Committees