Baku 2015: Azerbaijani athlete wins sambo silver medal
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 22
Azerbaijani athlete, Nazakat Khalilova, competing in the women's -52 kg sambo event's finals at Baku 2015 European Games has won a silver medal.
In the battle for the top spot she lost to the Russian athlete Anna Kharitonova.
The European Games that kicked off 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 came to Baku to represent their nations over 17 days of competition. Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.