ARMENIAN PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN CONGRATULATES AZERBAIJANI PRESIDENT ILHAM ALIYEV ON VICTORY OF AZERBAIJANI WRESTLER OVER ARMENIAN
12 August 2008
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his spouse Mehriban Aliyeva
watched Greco-roman wrestling semifinals at the Summer Olympics in
Beijing on Tuesday as Azerbaijani wrestler Vitaliy Rahimov (60 kg)
beat 10:2 Bulgarian rival of Armenian origin, two-fold Olympic champion
Armen Nazarian and Rovshan Bayramov (55 kg) outclassed 11:3 Armenian
wrestler Roman Amoyan.
After Rovshan Bayramov`s win, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan
congratulated Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
Officials of the international Wrestling Federation, Head of the
Russian Physical Culture and Sport Agency, Olympic Champion Vyacheslav
Fetisov also congratulated Azerbaijani leader.