These days the 6th Military World Games are being held in Myungyeong, Korea. Gagik Harutyunyan (60kg) took the 5th place losing the round to the Tunisian athlete in fight for bronze medal.
Harutyun Dermishyan (66kg) and Albert Mkrtchyan (73kg) lost from the first round and couldn’t continue the fight. Hakob Arakelyan (100kg) will come out on October 6.
Military World Games are being held for the 6th time. This year 8000 athletes from 110 countries take part in the Games. Our delegation has left for Korea with 15 athletes who will compete in Greco-Roman and freestyle wrestling, judo, taekwondo and cycling.
The team’s head coach, Vahagn Harutyunyan, spoke about the group stage…
Tigran Martirosyan couldn’t snatch 163kg and failed in the next two attempts earning 0 points
Wrestlers from Yerevan, Armenian regions, Nagorno Karabakh, Georgia, Iran and Russian Federation born in 1999, 2000, 2001 joined in the Memorial tournament.
Armenia's men's team was the second at the European Team Chess Championship