YEREVAN—Armenia’s Nazik Avdalyan was named Europe’s Weightlifting champion Wednesday during a championship round being held in Fjord, Norway.
“I dedicate my victory to our soldiers fighting in Karabakh. We are in solidarity with you,” Avdalyan said according to a report by Armenpress.
Armenia’s Andranik Karapetyan (77 kg) won gold at the European Weightlifting Championships Tuesday.
Another Armenian weightlifter, Tigran Martirosyan, came in second in the same weight category.