Baku, Azerbaijan, May 17
By Elchin Mehdiyev – Trend:
Three Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have reached semi-finals at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.
Azerbaijan’s Farida Azizova (67kg) in women’s taekwondo defeated Iran’s Parisa Javadikouchaksaraei with a score of 10:4.
Another Azerbaijani female taekwondo fighter Patimat Abakarova (49kg) gained victory over Palestine’s Layan Jaber with a score of 19:7.
Azerbaijan’s taekwondo fighter Milad Beigi Harchegani in men’s 80 kg defeated Saudi Arabia’s Majed Almabruk with a score of 21:2.
The Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games started May 8 and will last until May 22 in Azerbaijan’s capital.