Azerbaijani sumo wrestlers won 7 medals in the European Championships - PHOTO

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13 November 2023 19:44
Azerbaijani sumo wrestlers won 7 medals in the European Championships - PHOTO

The European Sumo Championship among cadets and youth was held in Renan, Switzerland.

Idman.biz reports that the Azerbaijani team, which participated in the competition with 11 athletes, won 7 medals.

Rauf Yadigarli (absolute weight) and Javidan Nehmetov (70 kg) took the first place in the Azerbaijani team. Joshgun Kalbiyev (55kg, Kamran Rajabli (70kg) and Abdullah Sharif (90kg) won a silver medal. Yadigarli, who is the champion in absolute weight, took the third place in +100kg. In the team competition, Azerbaijan (Rauf Yadigarli, Muhammad Tamirov, Abdullah Sharif, Ali Humbatzada ) won a bronze medal.

With this indicator, the team of Azerbaijan was awarded 2nd place among men.

Rufat Abdullayev

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