Garnik Mnatsakanyan to start Olympic competition in 1/8 final

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After a three-day break, Armenian athletes renew their performance at the Olympic Games in Rio.

Freestyle wrestling team will join competition tomorrow.

The first Armenian athlete to perform will be Garnik Mnatsakanyan. He will hold a match against Hassan Rahimi (Iran) in the under 57 kg category in 1/8 final.

Armenian Olympic team has already won 4 medals – 1 gold and 3 silver ones. The winner athletes are Olympic champion Artur Aleksanyan and silver medalists Mihran Harutyunyan, Simon Martirosyan and Gor Minasyan.

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