Musa Murtazaliev drops out of China wrestling tournament

Musa Murtazaliev drops out of China wrestling tournament

PanARMENIAN.Net - In 1/8 final of European qualifying tournament for the Summer Olympic Games in China freestyle wrestler Musa Murtazaliev (74 kg) suffered a 0:3 defeat by Hungary’s Gábor Hato.

Artur Baghdasaryan (60 kg) and Edgar Yenokyan (96 kg) also dropped out of the tournament on the first day.

Ruslan Basiev (120 kg) is due to perform on April 28.

Mihran Jaburyan (55 kg), David Safaryan (66 kg) and Hajimurat Nurmagomedov (84 kg) have already gained an entry to Summer Olympic Games.

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