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Young Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters claim 14 medals in Belgium

12 April 2014 [08:45] - TODAY.AZ
Young Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have won a clutch of 14 medals, including 3 golds at the Belgian Open tournament in Lommel.

Gold medals came from Orkhan Taghizada weighing in at 65kg, and female fighters Diana Hajialiyeva and Minaya Alakbarova in the 41kg and 29kg divisions respectively.

Nijat Musayev and Mahammad Alizada claimed silver medals in the 57kg and 33kg classes respectively.

Other Azerbaijani fighters Hasan Hasanov weighing in at 45kg, Aslan Gasimov at 53kg, Ikram Huseynov at 61kg, Aliya Zeynalova at 33kg, Kanan Mammadli at 57kg, Bahruz Gulizada at 33kg, Mehdi Tagiyev at 65kg, Nargiz Mehdiyeva at 37kg and Shams Aliyeva at 51kg won bronze medals.
Azerbaijan ranked 4th in the overall medal table.



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