Russia round off European Wrestling Championships in Bucharest
Russia earned two more golds as the last five Greco-Roman finals concluded the European Wrestling Championships in Romania’s capital Bucharest.
Mantsigov defeated Cengiz Arslan of Turkey in the 72kg class, while world champion Evloev earned victory over Kiril Milov of Bulgaria in the 97kg category.
Bronze medals in the first category went to Aik Mnatsakanian of Bulgaria and Dominik Etlinger of Croatia, and in the latter class to Daigoro Timoncini of Italy and Matti Kuosmanen of Finland, Insidethegames.biz reported.
But the third Russian finalist on the concluding programmre, Sergey Emelin, could not match Victor Ciobanu of Moldova in the 60kg class as the latter earned revenge for his defeat in last year's final of the World Championships in Budapest
Bronzes here went to Lenur Temirov of Ukraine and Kerem Kamal of Turkey.
Atalkan Yuksel of Turkey beat Poland’s Gevorg Sahakyan in the 67kg category, where bronze medals were won by Armenia’s Karen Aslanyan and Russia’s Artem Surkov.
And in the 82kg category, Rajbek Bisultanov of Denmark earned victory over Georgia’s Lasha Gobadze, with bronzes going to Russia’s Aleksandr Komarov and Emrah Kus of Turkey.105/205