Armenia's Artur Aleksanyan celebrates after winning a gold medal during his Greco-Roman Wrestling 96kg gold medal match against Bulgaria's Vladislav Metodiev at the Senior Wrestling European Championship in Tbilisi

Aleksanyan Crowned World Champion

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BELGRADE (Public Radio of Armenia) — Armenian Greco-Roman Wrestler Artur Aleksanyan beat Kiril Miliov of Bulgaria 5:1 in the final to be crowned World Champion in the 97 kilogram category.
This is Aleksanyan’s 4th world title. He previously won the championships in 2014, 2015 and 2017.

Artur Aleksanyan is an Olympic Champion, and has also won silver and bronze medals at the Olympics.

The wrestler, 30, has won the European Champion’s title five times.

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