2018 European judo champion Ferdinand Karapetyan (73 kg) came 5th in the CISM World Games underway in Wuhan City, China.
After having three wins Karapetyan lost to a Chinese rival in the semifinal. In the fight for the bronze medal he competed with Russia’s Armen Aghayan and suffered defeat.
Another Armenian representative, Artyom Sargsyan (100kg), lost the first bout of the CISM World Games judo tournament and left the competition.
The Armenian Judo Junior Championship will be attended by 224 judokas
On the second day 4 Armenian representatives entered the mat.
In a conversation with the ANOC press service Artur has spoken about the victory.