At the second Olympic Qualification tournament underway in Ulan Bator Greco-Roman wrestler, world and European former champion Arsen Julfalakyan conquered an Olympic qualification.
The Armenian wrestler beat European current champion, Germany’s Pascal Eisele (6:2) in the fight for the third place.
Maksim Manukyan at 85kg lost 4:5 to Belarusian Zavid Hamzadov in the finals and became a silver medalist.
In this tournament both the finalists and the third place winners gain Olympic qualifications.
ANOC press service
In every weight category of the World Championships 4 Olympic qualifications are raffled
Overall 13 teams will participate in the Championships
In Las Vegas Armenia has three representatives
On July 20th wrestlers of 46kg, 54kg, 63kg, 76kg and 100kg weight class will fight on the mat...
The athletes were welcomed by the ANOC Secretary General, Hrachya Rostomyan, the Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Gabriel Ghazaryan
Ten basketball players were present at the last training
By the double-event of 230 kg Avdalyan placed 4th in Group B