Daghestani free-wrestlers perform at Bulgarian International Championship
Makhachkala, March 24, 2014. Daghestani sportsmen have participated in the international tournament in Plovdiv (Bulgaria), the website wrestdag.ru reports.
The 17th consecutive international junior tournament dedicated to the memory of famous Bulgarian wrestlers Petko Sirakov and Ivan Iliev was held on March 21 - 23. More than 100 athletes from 10 countries took part in the competitions.
Daghestani freestyle wrestlers represented the Russian national team. Rasul Magomedov, a graduate of Makhachkala sports school named after G. Gamidov, became the winner of the tournament in the weight category up to 96 kg. Another Daghestani, Gadzhimurad Rashidov ( up to 60 kg) gained a gold medal.