Armenian Wrestler Is World Champion

19:50 22/08/2007

In the world’s youth wrestling championships held in Peking,
Armenian Arsen Julfalakyan earned a gold medal in the 74 kilogram
weight division.

As informed by the Armenian wrestling federation, Julfalakyan defeated
Azeri wrestler Elvin Mursalin.

Third place in the division was shared by Lativian Aleksander
Vishnyakovvsk and Ukrainian Dmitri Arabji.

The other Armenian wrestler, Artur Shahinyan, is already in the finals
and will battle for first place today.

We note that seven Armenian wrestlers will take place in the
Greco-Roman free-style matches. Wrestlers from 70 countries are taking
place in the matches in China.