Nuriyev wins Azerbaijan’s first gold in Greco-Roman wrestling
Baku, Azerbaijan, May 17
By Elchin Mehdiyev – Trend:
Orkhan Nuriyev has won Azerbaijan’s first gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.
He defeated Uzur Dzhuzupbekov of Kyrgyzstan with a score of 5-0 in the 98 kg wrestling finals.
The Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games started May 8 and will last until May 22 in Azerbaijan’s capital.