On the last day of the European Weightlifting Championship, Eastern Armenia will be represented by two heavyweights

  • by Western Armenia, February 20, 2024 in Sport

Super heavyweights Varazdat Lalayan and Simon Martirosyan of the Eastern Armenia team will perform on the last day of the European Championship held in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. The performances will start at 18:00 Yerevan time.

Earlier, Alexandra Grigoryan (55 kg), Gor Sahakyan (67 kg) and Hakob Mkrtchyan (96 kg) became European gold medalists as part of the Eastern Armenian national team.

 Davit Hovhannisyan became a silver medalist in the 96 kg weight category, Rafik Harutyunyan became a bronze medalist in the 81 kg weight category. In the 102 kg weight class, Samvel Gasparyan became the European silver medalist, Garik Karapetyan - bronze. Hripsime Khurshudyan also won a bronze medal for the second year in a row.