Azerbaijani wrestler placed at podium in Yakutsk

11 March 2024 09:00
Azerbaijani wrestler placed at podium in Yakutsk

Freestyle Roman Dmitriev Memorial 2024 continues in Yakutsk, Russia. informs that under the leadership of Rovshan Hajiyev, the coach of the Azerbaijani national team, 3 wrestlers took to the mat in a traditional competition.

Aykhan Abdullazade (65 kg) won 6:0 against Russian Aytal Gromov in the 1/16 final. Due to injury, our wrestler lost the match against another Russian, Daniil Bodnar, in the 1/8 finals.

Aganazar Novruzov (74 kg) won the Russian Bair Tsydenova in the 1/8 final - 12:2. In the next round, our compatriot eliminated another representative of this country, Amgalan Tsydeyev, from the fight - 10:0. Novruzov lost to Askhab Khadjiyev from Kazakhstan in the semi-finals with a minimal difference (1:2). Aganazar finished the tournament with a bronze medal, stronger than the local athlete Andrey Rumyantsev (6:4).

Ismayil Rahimli (70 kg) won in the 1/8 finals against Sergey Yakimov with a score of 6:1, but in the 1/4 finals he lost to Khabib Zavurbekov, another wrestler from the host country - 3:9.