Azerbaijani Olympic champion to wrestle for European gold

Wed 10 Apr 2019 12:57 GMT | 16:57 Local Time

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Azerbaijani Olympic Champion Sharif Sharifov (92kg) is one step away from earning the country another gold medal at the European Championships in Bucharest, Romania after he beat Georgian Irakli Mtsituri 8-2 in the semifinal.

Sharifov also defeated Russian Magomed Kurbanov 6-2 in the quarterfinal.

He will wrestle with Polish Zbigniew Baranowski in the gold-medal bout.




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