Armenia’s representatives Rafik Harutyunyan (81 kg) and Karen Avagyan (89 kg) have started the struggle at the Junior World Championships underway Fiji.
Rafik Harutyunyan registered a total of 334 kg (147+187) and placed 6th.
Karen Avagyan lifted 341 kg (155+186) in total. Avagyan won a small bronze medal in the snatch.
Earlier Armenia’s first representative Armen Grigoryan (73 kg)nbhad come 6th in the Junior World Championships.
Varazdat Lalayan (+109 kg) and Arpine Dalalyan (+87 kg) of the Armenia weightlifting junior team will also perform at the World Championships.
She will compete in the 400m event
The coach has spoken about the national team
As for Armenia’s male team, it is going to Scandinavian Cup being held in Finland
“The first thing that I’m going to do in Yerevan, is to eat barbecue”, said Djorkaeff.
These days the president of the International Armwrestling Federation, Assen Hadjitodorov, was in Armenia
Tigran Gyokchyan, spoke about the newly formed team, its preparatory phase and the team’s opportunities.