Zelym Kotsoiev became the European champion by defeating an Armenian judoist

The Juniors European Judo Championship has ended held in Slovenia. On the second day of individual matches, Zelim Kotsoiev, who represented the "Neftchi Sports Club” in the squad of Azerbaijan national team, won the title of European Champion by defeating all his opponents.

Our athlete (100 kg) won the victory over the athletes of Slovakia, Switzerland and Poland. In the final Kotsoiev defeated Armenian-born athlete and the representative of Russia Arman Adamyan and won a gold medal of the continental championship.

Recall that on the first day of the competition two more judokas of our club were awarded. So that Hidayat Heydarov (73 kg) and Nazaket Azizova (52 kg) had won bronze medals.

Zelym Kotsoiev became the European champion by defeating an Armenian judoistZelym Kotsoiev became the European champion by defeating an Armenian judoistZelym Kotsoiev became the European champion by defeating an Armenian judoist