The number of the Armenian athletes participating in the Rio Olympics has increased by one.
The 29th Armenian Olympian is Armenia’s Shooting Team member Hrach Babayan who will take part in the Games by “Wild card”.
The 20-year-old shooter is a participant of the first European Games held in Baku where he has set a record. He is also a silver medalist of the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games.
ANOC press service
The Armenian weightlifter took the 2nd place lifting a combined weight of 241 kg
Another representative of Armenia Rafael Simonyan (91kg) was knocked out
He had three fights
On the last competition day wrestlers of 46kg, 54kg, 63kg, 76kg and 100kg...