NEWS AND EVENTS
March 28, 2014
Uzbek wrestlers win six medals at an international tournament in Latvia
The Latvian capital Riga hosted an International Freestyle and Greco-Roman Wrestling Tournament, in which our compatriots won six medals: two gold, one silver and three bronze.
Among the \"freestylers\", Hodjiakbar Utkirov in the weight category up to 50 kg won the gold medal, Mahmudjon Shavkatov (55 kg) won silver, Sirojiddin Hasanov (60 kg) won bronze. Among Greco-Roman wrestlers Bahromov Islam (50 kg) won gold medal, Oybek Bafoev (74 kg) and Mukhammadali Shamsiddinov (84 kg) won bronze.
In the competition participated wrestlers from Latvia, Germany, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Russia, Austria, Belarus, Finland, France and Uzbekistan.