Armenia’s Greco-Roman team member, Olympic Games bronze medalist, two-time World and tree-time European champion, the 2015 Armenian best athlete Artur Aleksanyan considers a great success to be named the best athlete for the second time in a row.
“I am very honored and proud to be the best athlete of Armenia for the second time in a row. Armenia is a sports country and has a rich sports history and being the top athlete of our country is a great success. My main goal is to become an Olympic champion” said the wrestler in a conversation with ANOC press office.
The 2015 top 10 athletes were determined according to the survey of the Sports Journalists Federation.34 sports journalists took part in the survey and recognized the number one athlete of Armenia World champion, Greco-Roman wrestler Artur Aleksanyan.
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I’m pleased with the wrestlers’ performances.
They have started the competition from the 1/8 finals.