Armenia’s Arsen Julfalakyan Wins World Champion Title

Arsen Julfayan

YEREVAN (Arka)—Armenia’s Greco-Roman wrestler Arsen Julfalakyan has snatched the gold medal of the World Cup, being held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, beating in the final Croatia’s Neven Jugai 4 to 0.

On the way to the final he defeated Azerbaijan’s Elvin Mursaliyev 9: 0, Austria’s Florian Marchal, Mexico’s Juan Escobar and Georgia’s Zurab Datunashvili.

Arsen Julfalakyan is the son of the famous Armenian wrestler, world and Olympic champion Levon Julfalakyan. Julfalakyan Jr. is the silver medalist of the London Olympics and World Championship in Moscow in 2010.

He is also European Champion 2009, silver medalist of European Championship 2014 (Helsinki) and bronze medalist of the European championship in 2012 (Belgrade)


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