Azerbaijani karatist wins silver medal at Baku 2017
Baku, Azerbaijan May 14
By Azad Hasanli - Trend:
Azerbaijani female karatist Farida Aliyeva won a silver medal in karate (kumite) competitions held as part of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.
She was defeated by Turkish athlete Meltem Hocaoglu in the finals (2:6).
The Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games started May 8 and will last until May 22 in Azerbaijan’s capital on 16 sports grounds in 21 kinds of sports – 17 Olympic ones and three non-Olympic ones.