7 Azerbaijani athletes to compete on day 1 of Summer Paralympic Games

Baku, September 8, AZERTAC

Seven Azerbaijani athletes will be in action on the first day of Rio 2016 Summer Paralympic Games.

Azerbaijani judo fighters Ramin Ibrahimov (60kg) and Bayram Mustafayev will face Argentinean Eduardo Quato (60kg) and winner of the match between Portuguese Miguel Vieira (66kg) and Brazilian Halyson Oliveira Boto (66kg).

Three athletes will compete in athletics. Elchin Muradov will be in action in Athletics Men's Long Jump - T11, Elmir Jabrayilov Athletics Men's 400 m – T12 and Elena Chebuna will race in Athletics Women's 100 m – T12.

The swimmer brothers Dzmitry and Raman Salei will race in Swimming Men's 100m Butterfly.

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