14.09.2015

The graduate of Absheron district Children-Youth Sport School of the Ministry of Education won the gold medal at the world championship.

Haji Aliyev, graduate of Absheron district Children-Youth Sport School of the Ministry of Education, last year's World and European champion in freestyle wrestling tournaments, reached the final without any obstacle in Las Vegas, USA, in the wrestling world championship, giving first licensees to XXXI Summer Olympic Games to be held in 2016 in Rio-de-Janeiro, Brazil. Our wrestler won an overwhelming victory over Andrei Perpelita from Moldova, Masakazu Kamoi from Japan and Vladimir Dubov from Bulgaria in the semifinal. In the final, Nomin Batbold from Mongolia became the rival of Haji Aliyev. Our wrestler, overcoming his rival, won the gold medal for the second time and became a two-time world champion for the first time in the history of freestyle wrestling in Azerbaijan.