Makhachkala, June 9, 2014. May 30-June 2, an international rating tournament ‘G-1 Austria Open’ attended by 1,500 athletes from over 60 countries was taking place in Austrian Innsbruck.
According to the DSTU press service, a young trainee of Daghestan Centre of Martial Arts school, a student of oil, gas and environmental engineering DSTU faculty Shamsutdin Gamzatov placed first in the 63 kg weight among adults.Through the victory, Gamzatov earned 10 points in the world ranking, having defeated over 6 athletes from Germany, Austria, Italy, Croatia, and Serbia. Plus, in the final, he won 12-6 Turkey’s Umut Buldic, the winner of the Universiade-2011 and the world student championship-2012.
Now, Gamzatov is a candidate for the Russian team to participate in the upcoming Youth Olympic Games scheduled for 16-28 August in the Chinese city of Nanjing.
Student from Daghestan State Technical University wins ‘G-1 Austria Open’ international rating tournament09 June 2014 10:47 Posted in: SOCIETY