Wrestler Artur Aleksanyan Wins Gold at ‘Dan Kolov-Nikola Petrov’

Armenian wrestler Artur Aleksanyan. (Source: Armenpress)
Armenian wrestler Artur Aleksanyan. (Source: Armenpress)

Armenian wrestler Artur Aleksanyan. (Source: Armenpress)

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Armenian wrestler Artur Aleksanyan won gold in the international tournament titled “Dan Kolov-Nikola Petrov” for the third year in a row. “Dan Kolov-Nikola Petrov” is an international wrestling competition that was held this year in Bulgaria.

Aleksanyan was a bronze medalist at the London Olympics, as well as a two-time world champion, and a three-time European champion.

During the tournament, Aleksanyan was matched with Egypt’s Ahmed Osman in the quarterfinals where he defeated him, 8:0. Next, he defeated Iran’s Amirhosein  Hosein, again 8:0. In the finals, Aleksanyan was matched with Bulgaria’s Elis Guri whom he beat 4:0 and won the gold for the third year in a row.

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  1. Antranik said:

    Well done Artur Aleksanyan.We need more champions like you.May God Bless you and give you strength to continue being loyal to our country Armenia.You are a brilliant Wrestler and hope that fame and money will not change you.Good luck.

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