Rovshan Aliyev hit gold of European Judo Championship
Judo / 1 July 2016 | 20:26257
Gabala”s Rovshan Aliyev has won the European Judo Championship in Finland. The 50-kg hero of Azerbaijan first beat Gaspar Ayrepetyan from Armenia before defeating also Pol Onofrey from Romania to progress into the semifinal. Aliyev won over his teammate Rashkhan Bakhshaliyev. In the all-important challenge, he beat Chasnad Pechko from Hungary.
Aliyev battled all the way through 4 fights to earn his gold medal of the contest joined by 421 challengers from 41 countries.