Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters won 31 medals in European Championship

Fri 10 February 2017 07:12 GMT | 11:12 Local Time

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Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have won 6 medals on the last day of the European Clubs Championship in Antalya, Turkey.

Report informs that bronze medalists of Rio 2016 Olympics, Milad Beigi Harchegani (80 kg, Gilan S.C.) and Patimat Abakarova (53 kg, Gilan S.C.) took gold medals.

Radik Isaev (+87 kg, Gilan S.C.) and Ramin Azizov (87 kg, Qafqaz T.C.) lost in finals and took silver. Yaprak Eriş (57 kg, Gilan S.C.), Farida Azizova (67 kg, Gilan S.C.) and Jeyhun Hasanli (+87 kg, Savalan T.C.) were defeated at semi-finals, and won bronze medals.

Thus, trainees of Azerbaijani clubs won 31 medals of the 4-day championship, participated by over 900 athletes from 40 countries. "Gilan" S.C. ranked first in the total team score at all age categories and won the title of Europe's most powerful club.

Notably, G2 category international "Turkish Open" tournament will start on February 11. Members of the Azerbaijani national team as well the country's several clubs will took part in the contest.

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