Yakut wrestlers won two medals of European Championship in freestyle wrestling
Yakutia 24 Tv channel: Yakut legionnaires of the national teams of Belarus and Romania became medalists of the European Championship in freestyle wrestling.
Nurgun Scriabin became the silver medalist in Rome in the weight category up to 65 kilograms. In the first round of the competition, the Yakut wrestler defeated the winner of the Moldova Youth World Championship Maxim Sakultsan, in the next match Scriabin defeated the bronze medalist of 2019 World Cup in Astana Ismail Musukaev. Nyurgun Scriabin’s rival in the battle for the gold medal of the continental championship in Rome was the Dagestan wrestler, winner of Ivan Yarygin tournament in Krasnoyarsk Kurban Shiraev.
Nikolai Okhlopkov brought the continental championship’s second medal to the Yakut wrestling school. In the first fight, the Yakutian lost to the current world champion from Georgia, Beka Lomtadze, and in the small finals he defeated the Azerbaijani wrestler, winner of the European Championship among juniors Intigam Velizade.