Baku glorifies Azerbaijani gold medal winner at Euro 2009 in Yerevan
Azerbaijan, Baku, Sept.14. / Trend J. Babayeva /
Members of the public movement "Irali" ("Forward") celebrated the Azerbaijan's judoka, Elmar Gasimov's victory, who won the gold medal at the European Youth Championship in Yerevan.
The Azerbaijani sportsmen defeated the Czech, Lukas Krpaleka, in the final of the European Junior Judo Championship in Yerevan.
Gasimov reached the final of Euro 2009, having fights consistently with the Frenchman Clement Dervaux in 1 / 16 finals, the Austrian, Gabor Geyer, in 1 / 8, the Byelorussian, Anton Matselevich in 1 / 4, and finally, the Pole, Tomasz Domanski in the semi-finals.
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