insta fb tw yt
Sunday, 11 May 2014 19:40

CEC-2014 last day: 2 of our wrestlers ranked fifth

Rate this item
(5 votes)
The Cadet European Wrestling Championship continues in Samokov, Bulgaria.

Greco-Roman wrestlers in 46, 54, 63, 76 and 100 kg weight classes joined the competition on the last day of the championship and two of our wrestlers ranked fifth.

Our two wrestlers in 50 and 69 reached the final round yesterday and thus secured two licenses to the 2nd Olympic Games in Nanjing.

Our representative in 54 kg weight class Orkhan Aghamaliyev won his first match. But unfortunately he lost his second one to the Russian wrestler. As his rival reached the final, Orkhan also joined the repechages. He won against the Ukrainian wrestler and then fought against the Bulgarian representative in the decisive match for the bronze medal. Our wrestler lost and ranked fifth in the championship.

In 76 kg category Nijat Abdullayev started off with two victories against the Georgian and Hungarian wrestlers. He then lost to the Finnish representative in the semifinal. Unfortunately he also lost the bronze medal match, this time to the Russian competitor, and Nijat also completed the tournament, ranking fifth.

46 kg
1/8 final – Gregorz Majkut (POL) – Parvin Abdullayev 0:3
1/4 final – Parvin Abdullayev – Alexandru Trandafir (ROU) 4:5

54 kg
1/8 final – Orkhan Aghamaliyev– Jozep Ketunen (FIN) 8:0
1/4 final – Orkhan Aghamaliyev – Sajid Butaev (RUS) 2:6
Repechage match – Sergey Grushin (UKR) – Orkhan Aghamaliyev 0:1
Bronze medal match – Orkhan Aghamaliyev – Sevgin Mehmed (BUL) 0:2

63 kg
1/8 final – Raman Batchart (SUI) – Arif Niftullayev 2:10
1/4 final – Toni Ojala (FIN) – Arif Niftullayev 9:5

76 kg
1/8 final – Nijat Abdullayev – Ghirami Khetsuriani (GEO) 11:6
1/4 final – Eduard Rakolta (HUN) – Nijat Abdullayev 8:14
1/2 final – Nijat Abdullayev – Veti Valiahedet (FIN) 1:3
Bronze medal match – Ruslan Yusupov (RUS) – Nijat Abdullayev 8:0

100 kg
1/8 final – Javid Feyziyev – Arsen Sicho Bepembe (BLR) 1:6

Read 2969 times

Add comment


Ministry of Youth and Sport
of Azerbaijan Republic

National Olympic Committee
of Azerbaijan Republic

Fédération Internationale
des Luttes Associées