The 30th Summer Universiade has kicked off in Napoli.
Gymnast Artur Avetisyan was the first of the Armenian athletes to start the competition.
In the rings qualification round he scored 14,750 points and qualified for the final on the second position.
The young athlete conceded with a slight difference to Turk Ibrahim Cholak (first place) who was a 2018 Universiade and 2018 European silver medalist.
In the final the scored 555 points.
The ANOC press service has had an interview with the secretary general of the Armenian Basketball Federation
IOC President Thomas Bach visited the capital of the first Summer Olympic Games of the 21st century․
The second round was played
Frangulyan and Hovsepyan started the struggle from the 1/8 finals.
Levon Aronyan shared a point with Spanish Francisco Vallejo playing with white pieces.
Anna Sargsyan and Siranush Ghukasyan have suffered defeat.