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International taekwondo tournament wraps up in Baku

14 August 2010 [13:05] - TODAY.AZ
An international taekwondo tournament on the occasion of International Youth Day has ended in Garadagh district of Baku. The event brought together over 150 athletes from Turkey, Georgia and Russia. Azerbaijani senior athletes Tapdig Alakbarov weighing in at 48 kg, Cavid Isayev at 55 kg, Fuad Bakhshalizade at 59 kg and Afgaz Aydamirov at 68 kg mounted the highest step on the podium.

The juniors Giyas Alizade in at 25 kg, Shamil Shirinzade at 29 kg, Abdul Abdulov at 33 kg, Babak Ajdarli at 37 kg, Mahammad Mammadov at 41 kg, Zaur Ahdarov at 45 kg and Yusif Huseynaliyev at 49 kg also grabbed gold medals. In the team event, Azerbaijan ranked 1st, Russian 2nd and Georgia 3rd.


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