Azerbaijani wrestler advances to semifinals at Rio 2016
Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 16
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
Azerbaijani wrestler Rasul Chunayev has advanced to semifinals in men’s Greco-Roman 66 kg at Rio Olympics 2016.
Chunayev defeated Algeria’s Tarek Aziz Benaissa in quarterfinals with a score of 10:2.
Fifty-six athletes are representing Azerbaijan at the 2016 Summer Olympics, underway in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The games, which kicked off on Aug. 5, will end on Aug. 21, and will be followed by the 15th Summer Paralympic Games on Sept. 7-18.