Baku, April 11, AZERTAC
Azerbaijani fighter Rafael Aghayev has clinched the gold medal in the men's under 75 kilograms category to end his first Karate1-Premier League event of the season in style at Al-Ahli Club Dubai.
Aghayev dominated the division with a series of commanding victories and comfortably overcame Iran's Bahman Asgari Ghoncheh in the final to seal the 14th international gold medal of his career.
Other Azerbaijani karate fighter Shahin Atamov (+84 kg) grabbed the silver medal of the tournament.
Azerbaijan ranked 5th in the overall medal table of the tournament.
The tournament brought together 661 athletes from 59 countries.