On the penultimate day of the 31st Summer Olympic Games the competition is being continued by freestyle wrestlers.
Armenia's Olympic team member Levan Berianidze (125kg) started the struggle from the 1/8 finals and competed against Chinese Zhiwei Deng. The bout ended 2;2 and as Armenia's representative was the last to earn a point, he continued the competition.
In the second bout Berianidze was competing against Hungary's Daniel Liget whom Berianidze defeated 3:1 and qualified for the semifinals.
In the semifinals Berianidze's opponent was Turk Taha Akgul. Berianidze lost 8:1 to the reigning champion and will fight for the bronze medal with the winner of Mongolia-Belarus pair.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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ANOC press service
Hayk Martirosyan has 8.5 points from 11 possible and conquering a bronze medal
The first match is set for June 28
The 17-year-old athlete registered a total of 217 kg result.
Like every year, this year also the NOC of Armenia jointly with the national federations organized demonstrative performances
Aronyan and Karjakin are still the leaders