Azerbaijan`s Huseynov becomes two-time European wrestling champion

Baku, February 13, AZERTAC

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Rafig Huseynov has claimed gold in the men`s 82kg event at the European Championships in Rome, Italy, becoming a two-time European champion.

On the way to gold, Huseynov beat Swedish and Bulgarian wrestlers.

Another Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Sanan Suleymanov (77kg) bagged gold, while Eldaniz Azizli (55 kg), Ulvi Ganizade (72 kg) and Islam Abbasov (87 kg) scooped bronze medals.

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