Three Azerbaijani wrestlers qualify for finals at Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijan’s Greco-Roman wrestler Elvin Mursaliyev (75 kg) has qualified for the finals of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, defeating Kyrgyzstan’s Kairatbek Tugolbaev.

Two other Azerbaijani wrestlers, Islam Abbasov (85 kg) and Kamran Mammadov (66 kg), will also compete in the Baku 2017 finals.

The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games are held in Baku from May 8 to 22. Athletes will compete at 16 sports facilities in 20 types of sports - 17 Olympic and three non-Olympic ones. 

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