Armenia's Artur Aleksanyan Crowned Greco-Roman World Champ in 98 kg Class

22:18, 21 August, 2017

Armenia’s Artur Aleksanyan was crowned Greco-Roman world wrestling champion today in the 98-kg class at the 2017 Paris World Championship.

This is the third world championship for Aleksanyan, who emerged victorious at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Aleksanyan beat Musa Yevloyev, from Russia, in the final match by a score of 3-1.