At the European Wrestling Championship ending in Bucharest Greco-Roman wrestler Karen Aslanyan (67 kg) won 4:2 Serb Mate Nemesh in the bout for a bronze medal.
Let us recall in the qualification round of 67kg weight class Karen Aslanyan’s rival was Poland’s Gevorg Sahakyan. It was a tough bout; the wrestlers failed to make any trick and Karen lost 0:4 to Gevorg after warnings. Afterwards Sahakyan reached the finals which gave a chance to Aslanyan to continue the struggle for a bronze medal. In the first repechage round Karen Aslanyan gained advantage ahead of time 9:1 over Belarusian Yaroslav Kardash.
Later again ahead of time he won 8:0 Bulgaria’s Konstantin Stas.
Soon Hrant Kalachyan at 72 kg will compete against Croatia’s Dominik Etlinger for bronze.
After the 1st round the leader of the championship is KHMOMM with 11 points.
The team’s head coach also gave an assessment to the organization…