Cadets European Judo Cup was held in Coimbra, Portugal. In the tournament, which was attended by 416 athletes (241 boys, 175 girls) from twenty eight countries, the Azerbaijani team was represented by 15 judoists (10 boys and 5 girls).
The team members of "Neftchi Sports Club” made great achievements in the prestigious tournament. Thus, our cadet judoists demonstrated persistence and won four medals. Vugar Talibov, representing our country in the 66kg weight category, won all his competitors and gained the European Cup. Shukran Zamanli (50 kg) lost only in the final and was awarded with silver medal. Aytac Gardashkhanli (48 kg) and Ibrahim Agakishiyev (81 kg) finished the tournament third in the third place.