Azerbaijan wins fourth gold medal in European Championship

# 02:21
13 April 2019

The women wrestlers' struggle for the European championship ended in Bucharest, Romania.

Azerbaijani team finished the championship with 1 gold and 3 bronze medals.

Elis Manalova (65 kg) faced Romanian Krista Ince at the final. Azerbaijani athlete won the title of European champion with a score of 6: 4. It was Azerbaijan’s fourth gold medal in the continental championship.

Today Alyona Kolesnik (57 kg) and Tatyana Omelchenko (62 kg) also won bronze medals at the tournament.

Earlier, Elmira Gambarova (59 kg) won a bronze medal.

Haji Aliyev (65 kg), Jabrayil Hasanov (79 kg), Sharif Sharifov (92 kg) won gold, Aghahuseyn Mustafayev (70 kg) won silver and Mahir Amiraslanov (57 kg) and Nurmuhammad Hajiyev (97 kg)  won bronze medals in the freestyle wrestling.