Asian Junior Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship has started in Chonburi (The Kingdom of Thailand) on July 9 and would last until July 14. 130 sportsmen from 14 countries participate in the tournament.
First grade student of Turkmen State Institute of Physical Culture and Sports Toyly Orazov won the third place in the weight category of 82 kg on the second day of the competitions.
There was serious competitions in the weight category of 97 kg. Ziyamuhammet Saparov, the first grade student of Turkmen State Institute of Physical Culture and Sports, have taken over the representatives of Pakistan and wrestler from Kyrgyzstan Arslanbek Turdubekov on his way to the final. However, in the final match, he lost to Alireza Rekabi from Iran.
In the result, the athlete from Turkmenistan won the silver of Asian Junior Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship.
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper