Georgian freestyle wrestlers win 4 gold, 2 silver, 3 bronze medals at Grand Prix de France

  • World and Olympic champion Vladimer Khinchegashvili highlights a stacked list of 65kg entries. Photo: Tony Rotundo



    , 17 Jan 2021 - 13:32, Tbilisi,Georgia

Nine out of the ten Georgian freestyle wrestlers have grabbed four gold, two silver and three bronze medals at the 47th Annual Henri Deglane Grand Prix of France featuring over 300 athletes from 26 different nations between January 14-18.

Beka Lomtadze (61kg), Zurab Iakobishvili (70kg), Nika Kenchadze (79kg) and Geno Petriashvili (125kg) have received gold in their respective weight categories.

Davit Tlashadze (74kg) and Givi Macharashvili (97kg) have won silver in their respective weight categories. 

Vladimir Khinchigashvili (65kg), Beka Buchiashvili (57kg) and Irakli Mtsituri (92kg) have won bronze medals in their respective weight categories.

Later today Georgian Greco-Roman wrestlers Nugzar Tsurtsumia (55kg), Beka Mamukashvili (77kg), Guram Khetsuriani (87kg), Giorgi Melia (97kg) and Sulkhan Buidze (130kg) will also represent their country at the Grand Prix.