Murad Agharzayev wins gold medal in floor exercises at Islamic Solidarity Games
Azerbaijani gymnast Murad Agharzayev won the 25th gold medal of his national team at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.
He scored 14.4 points in the floor exercises finals, the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reports.
The silver medal went to Algerian gymnast Anis Maoudj who scored 13.35. The Turkish gymnast Ahmet Onder won the bronze medal by scoring 13.1.
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. Competitions in artistic and rhythmic gymnastics were included in the program of Islamic Solidarity Games for the first time at the initiative of the First Vice President of Azerbaijan, President of the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation, Mehriban Aliyeva.