29 January 2024
Belarusian wrestlers win four medals at Ivan Yarygin Cup in Russia’s Krasnoyarsk

Belarusian athletes won four medals at the international freestyle wrestling tournament Ivan Yarygin Cup in Krasnoyarsk, Russia.

MahamedkhabibKadzimahamedau clinched gold in the 74kg event. The Belarusian wrestler proved stronger against Alp Begenjov from Turkmenistan, Russian wrestlers Robert Dzukaev, MagomaDibirgadzhiev, Timur Bizhoev, and David Baev.

Belarus’ Alina Shauchukclaimed silver in the 68kg final, losing to Khanum Velieva of Russia. Aliaksandr Hurshtyn collected bronze in the 97kg event. After three victories at the start of the tournament he lost to Shamil Musaev from Russia in the semifinal, but defeated Russia’s Tamerlan Kotsoyevto secure bronze.

Earlier, Krystina Sazykinatook silver in the 62kg event. Thus, Belarus’ medal haul in Krasnoyarsk made up one gold, two silver and one bronze medals.

Press service of the NOC of Belarus
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