3 members of the Armenian Greco-Roman wrestling team became the winners of the 35th International Tournament, Memorial Matpeo Pellicone, which is held in Sassari, Italy.
World and European Champion, Olympic silver medalist Arsen Julfalakyan (80kg) prevailed over all his opponents and became a winner. Last year Julfalakyan has also won the tournament.
European silver medalist Mihran Harutyunyan competed in the 71kg weight class in this tournament and became a gold medalist.
World and European champion, Olympic bronze medalist Artur Aleksanyan became the winner at 98kg.
Maksim Manukyan (85kg) grabbed silver.
ANOC press service
The tournament will be held in team format.
For the bronze medal the Armenian wrestler will compete against Azerbaijan’s Elvin Mursaliev
Baghdadyan thanked ANOC President GagikTsarukyan for providing the tournament’s prize fund this year.
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The 17-year-old athlete registered a total of 217 kg result.
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