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Armenia’s line-up for Wrestling World Cup announced

Armenia’s line-up for Wrestling World Cup announced

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia's Greco-Roman wrestling team has been conducting a practice session starting Feb 3. The squad will depart for Iran on Feb 16, to participate in World Cup draw.

As chief coach of the team Levon Julfalakyan told a PanARMENIAN.Net reporter, the trainings are held as planned.

“The World Cup is due Feb 19-20. I have already determined the line-up for the tournament,” the coach said.

The squad for Iran tournament comprises Harutyun Hovhannisyan (55 kg), Aleksan Mikayelyan and Narek Khachatryan (60 kg), Tigran Torosyan (66 kg), Rafik Manukyan, Varsham Boranyan (74 kg), Maxim Manukyan, Hrach Hovhannisyan (84 kg), Sargis Tonoyan (96 kg) and Vachik Yeghiazaryan (120 kg).

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