On September 20 wrestlers of 70, 74, 92 and 125 kg weight classes will enter the mat at the World Freestyle Wrestling Championship underway in Kazakh capital Nur-Sultan.
Armenia will have 2 representatives who already know their rivals after a draw.
Varuzhan Kajoyan at 74 kg will start the struggle from the 1/16 final where he’ll face Latvia’s Andrius Mazeika. Levan Berianidze at 125 kg will wrestle against Ukraine’s Oleksandr Khotsianivskyi in the qualification round. The 74 and 125 kg weight classes are Olympic therefore wrestlers placing 1-6 will win Tokyo 2020 qualifications.
Let us recall on the first day of competition Arsen Harutyunyan at 57 kg and Vazgen Tevanyan at 65 kg started performing but lost after winning once.
The judoka has a total of 476 qualifying points of Olympics
The 17-year-old athlete registered a total of 217 kg result.
On the eve of the last round the Armenian team takes the 8th position with 4 points.
Armenia had 10 representatives in Sofia.
The cross-country skiing competition will be held on January 22
An Olympic qualifying Grand Prix is underway in Samsun, Turkey