Mahir Amiraslanov claims Azerbaijan's first wrestling gold at Minsk 2019

Thu 27 Jun 2019 06:27 GMT | 10:27 Local Time

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Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Mahir Amiraslanov (57kg) has bagged the first gold medal for Azerbaijan in the second European Games in Minsk, Belarus.

Amiraslanov secured the gold medal thanks to a victory over the representative of Serbia Stevan Mićić 9-1.

The second European Games are being held in Minsk, in which 82 athletes are representing Azerbaijan.

The first European Games were held in 2015 in Baku.




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