Greco-Roman wrestler Norayr Hakhoyan (55 kg) has reached the final of the Grand Prix of V. Balavadze and G. Kartozia being held in Georgian capital Tbilisi.
Hakhoyan will wrestle against an Iranian wrestler for a gold medal. Rudik Mkrtchyan in the same weight class who on the eve lost to Norayr Hakhoyan will fight for a bronze medal.
Hrant Kalachyan at 72 kg will also compete for bronze.
The winner and the medalists of the tournament will be awarded $1000, 800 and 500 respectively.
Photo from the wrestler’s personal archive
The 85kg weight class competition had brought together 10 athletes
The World Championship kicks off on November 20 and ends on November 28.
Anastasia Galustyan will compete in the short program on March 20 and Slavik Hayrapetyan.
“I was watching World Wrestling Championship”.
The training camp will last from May 16 till June 4