Baku 2015: Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter reaches finals
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 18
By Anvar Mammadov - Trend:
Azerbaijani athlete, Milad Beigi Harchegani, competing in the men's 80 kg taekwondo events at the Baku 2015 European Games, reached the finals.
In the semi-finals, he defeated the Portuguese athlete Julio Ferreira with a 6-2 score.
Harchegani will face Albert Gaun from Russia in the finals.
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.