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Our acrobats win 2 medals in the International Tournament


Last weekend, traditional “Zolotov Cup” International Tournament was held in Russian Veliky Novgorod.

At this competition, our country was represented by two Men`s Pairs – Seymur Jafarov & Murad Akparov, Daniel Abbasov & Murad Rafiyev, as well as by Mixed Pair consisting of Abdulla Al-Mashaykhi & Ruhidil Gurbanli.

As it was last year, our gymnasts were remembered with their successful performances at “Zolotov Cup” this year as well. Thus, Men`s Pair consisting of Daniel and Murad won the silver medal in the age category of 12-18-year-old gymnasts having scored 81,750 points. Mixed Pair - Abdulla & Ruhidil, who did not fall behind their teammates, won the bronze medal with 72,590 points.

Men`s Pair consisting of Seymur & Murad stopped just a step away from the medal.