Aghayev struck gold in Dubai
Karate / 12 April 2016 | 07:01172
Aghayev struck gold in Dubai

SC Gabala”s karate challengers have earned 2 medals from the Karate 1 Premier League in Dubai, UAE. Rafael Aghayev, who fights also for the Azerbaijan national team under his -75 kg, took the outstanding tournament. And national team captain Shahin Atamov, 84 kg, hit a silverware.

The result put the Azerbaijan team at the 5th place of the contest, of which total budget is 100,000 USD. The championship was joined by 661 challengers from 59 countries.

Now the Gabala heroes are expected by the 7th Baku Open International Tournament to be held April 22 to 23 before having the final training session ahead of the European Championship that will be hosted by France in this May.