Azerbaijan grabs second gold medal at Baku 2015
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 13
The Azerbaijani karateka, Rafael Aghayev, won the men's kumite karate event in the weight category of up to 75 kg as part of the Baku 2015 European Games.
Thus, he brought Azerbaijan the second gold medal at this competition.
In the finals, Aghayev defeated Italy's representative Luigi Busa.
The European Games that kicked off in Baku June 12, will last till June 28.
There is a total of 20 sports at Baku 2015: 16 Olympic sports and four non-Olympic sports. More than 6,000 athletes from across Europe will be representing their nations over 17 days of competition.
Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.