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Armenian Wins Wrestling Gold at World Military Championships

Karen Aslanyan from Armenia was crowned world champion in the 66-kilogram division in Greco-Roman wrestling at the 2017 World Military Championships in Klaipeda, Latvia.

Aslanyan beat Aleksei Kiyankin from Russia for the title.

Armenia’s Ministry of Sport and Youth Affairs reports that Armen Hakobyan took silver in the 71-kilogram division.