World Championship: 2 silver and 3 bronze medals from Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers

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25 October 2023 22:10
World Championship: 2 silver and 3 bronze medals from Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers

Medal matches between under-23 freestyle wrestlers were held in Tirana, the capital of Albania.

Idman.biz informs that 3 Azerbaijani wrestlers fought in the decisive matches.

Two of them finished their performances with silver medals and one with bronze medals.

Freestyle wrestling
65 kg
Ziraddin Bayramov tested fought against Russian Ibrahim Ibrahimov in the final. The match ended with a 7:0 victory of the Russian athlete. Ziraddin won the silver medal of the World Cup.

70 kg
Kanan Heybatov defeated Tunisian Faruk Jelassi (11:0) and Kazakh Rodion Anchugin (11:2) in consolation matches. He wrestled American Douglas Zapf in the bronze medal match. Heybatov left even better than this deul - 9:2. As a result, he rose to the 3rd step of the podium.

79 kg
Ashraf Ashirov faced Russian Magomed Magomayev in the final. He finished the World Championship in second place as he was defeated with a score of 4:9.

Thus, the Azerbaijan national freestyle wrestling team finished the tournament with 2 silver and 3 bronze medals. A day ago, Abduljalil Shabanov (92 kg) and Vahit Galayev (125 kg) finished the competition in 3rd place.

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