The Judo Open Tournament has been held in Sumgayit

Dedicated to the memory of national leader Heydar Aliyev, the 5th Judo Open Tournament has been held in the Sumgayit Sport Complex. In the tournament, organized by the Azerbaijani Judo Federation and the Sumgait City Youth and Sports Department, the judokas of Baku, Sumgait, Nakhchivan, Ganja, Barda, Mingachevir, Gusar, Gubadly, Shabran, Lachin, Gakh, Guba, Gabala, Shirvan, Agjabedi, as well as Derbent, Nalchik (Russia) have taken part. In the two-day tournament held among cadets 335 athletes of 38 teams have competed.

The judoka of "Neftchi Sports Club” Firuza Hajiverdiyeva (+63kg) has been awarded a silver medal among the girls.