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Sunday, 14 December 2014 09:57

Freestylers wrestle on the first day of the Championship of Azerbaijan / PHOTO

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he Senior Freestyle and Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship of Azerbaijan has started at “Sarhadchi” Sports Olympic Center.

The official opening ceremony of the championship was held firstly. Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports Ismail Ismailov and AWF General Secretary Ajdar Jafarov spoke at the ceremony and talked about the development of sports in the country and government care towards sports and sportsmen, as in all other spheres. The speakers highly evaluated the achievements of our wrestlers in 2014 and said that they are going to face a very demanding challenge in 2015.

The award ceremony of the winners at the friendship game against the French team in Paris was held afterwards. The awards were presented by the General Secretary of Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation AjdarJafarov. We would like to remind our readers that the friendship game held at the famous Winter Circus of Paris had finished with the score of 9:1 in our favor.

131 freestyle wrestlers competed in 5 weight classes on the first day of the Championship of Azerbaijan.

57 kg
FINAL – Yashar Aliyev – Mirjalal Hasanzadeh 4:3
Bronze medal match – Etibar Hajiyev – Parviz Ibrahimov 2*:2
Bronze medal match – Eldaniz Azizli – Mahmud Mohammedov 0:10

61 kg
FINAL – Ruhlan Mammadov – Jalal Suleymanov 2:5
Bronze medal match – Kamran Fattayev – Ahmadnabi Gvarzatilov 0:6
Bronze medal match – ElchinVeliyev – Galib Aliyev 2:12

65 kg
FINAL – Mohammed Muslumov – Aghahussein Mustafayev 6:2
Bronze medal match – Joshgun Azimov – Teymur Mammadov 6:2
Bronze medal match – Hussein Shahbanov – Gitinomagomed Hajiyev -:+ (injury)

70 kg
FINAL – Murad Suleymanov – Ruslan Dibirhajiyev 4:4*
Bronze medal match – Emin Azizov – Hajimurad Omarov 2:4
Bronze medal match – Asif Aliyev – Kamran Yunusov 0:10

74 kg
FINAL – Ashraf Aliyev–Jabrayil Hasanov 4:6
Bronze medal match – Zaur Alakbarov – Mirjafar Murtuzlu 0:4
Bronze medal match – Farman Hasanov – Kanan Aliyev 1:7

The top three sportsmen in all weight classes were awarded with corresponding diplomas, medals and money prizes by the AWF. These sportsmen are invited to join the national team and provided with a full uniform set.

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