Armenia's Artur Aleksanyan storms into Olympic wrestling final

Armenia's Artur Aleksanyan storms into Olympic wrestling final

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian Greco-Roman wrestler Artur Aleksanyan defeated Arvi Martin Savolainen of Finland in the semi-finals of the 4:1 on Monday, August 2 to advance to the final of the Olympic Games on Tokyo.

In his final bout, Aleksanyan will take on Musa Evloev of Russia.

Karabapet Chalyan (77 kg), also representing Armenia, lost to Akzhol Makhmudov of Kyrgyzstan, and will fight for the Olympic bronze.

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