Georgia wins six medals, ranked ninth at Baku 2019 youth games

One of the Georgian winners feels emotional when being awarded. Photo: Ministry of Education., 23 Jul 2019 - 16:03, Tbilisi,Georgia

The Georgian team of U19 athletes has won six medals at 2019 European Youth Summer Olympic Festival underway in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Georgian freestyle wrestlers Luka Gugeshashvili (48 kg) and Davit Abdaladze (60 kg) were awarded silver and bronze medals.

Greco-Roman wrestlers Khvicha Abuladze (48 kg) and Nika Broladze (60 kg) earned silver and Bronze medals as well.

On the first day of the festival freestyle wretler Nikoloz Santeladze (45 kg) and Greco-Roman wrestler Romeo Beridze (55 kg) won silver medals.

Georgian tennis players Katrin Esadze and Lizi Dolidze defeted an Austrian duet and were allowed to compete in the second round of the duet competition.