A fight at the international freestyle wrestling tournament in Nefteyugansk. Photo http://fedpress.ru/news/86/society/1884544

30 October 2017, 06:28

Natives of Northern Caucasus win 11 medals of international wrestling tournament

In Nefteyugansk, on the final day of the international freestyle wrestling tournament for the prizes of Vladimir Semenov, Vice President of the Russian Sports Wrestling Federation (RSWF), wrestlers from Dagestan, Kabardino-Balkaria, and North Ossetia won one gold, four silver and six bronze medals. In total, wrestlers from Northern Caucasus win for Russia 18 medals of the tournament.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on the first day of the competitions, wrestlers from Dagestan, Kabardino-Balkaria, and North Ossetia won three silver and four bronze medals.

Alan Khugaev from North Ossetia won a gold medal in the weight category of up to 125 kg. North-Ossetian fighters Zaur Kozonov, Soslan Khinchagov, and Atsamaz Gazzaev won silver and bronze medals, the "sports.ru" reports.

Full text of the article is available on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’.

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