Kyle Snyder came to Krasnoyarsk for gold
On the final day of the XXVIII International tournament of free-style wrestling “Ivan Yarygin”, which is held in Krasnoyarsk “Football-arena Enisey”, men will play the medals in categories of 65, 70 и 97 kg.
Among men of 65 kg 30 athletes will fight for the awards. Among the favorites we should notice twofold winner of the Europe championship Il'yas Bekbulatov, silver prize holder of the World championship Alan Gogaev and the Japanese Masakadzu Kamoi, who took part in several World championships and multiple prize holder of International tournaments Damir Toleukenov from Kazakhstan. Two representatives of the Krasnoyarsk region - Ivan Filippov and Bayir Ondar are going to perform in this weight category.
Among 26 athletes in category of 70 kg - one of the main claimants for victory is Israil Kasumov from Krasnoyarsk, twofold winner of the tournament «Ivan Yarygin» - in 2014 and 2016, in 2015 he won bronze. Their opponents are bronze prize holder of the World championship among juniors Zaurbek Sidakov, the prize holder of tre World championships and the Europe championships Rasul Djukaev, the twofold champion of Europe among the young Rasul Arsanaliev e.t.c.. Of course, we are expecting some surprises from the Mongolian team. Nadirbeg Khizriev and Roman Vershinskii from Krasnoyarsk will also fight in this category.
In the category of 97 kg we'll see the only Olympic champion from Rio-2016,who takes part in the Yarygin tournament-2017. The American Kyle Snyder, who is definitely going to try to take the first place on the podium.We'll see in what shape he is now. Last year in Krasnoyarsk he won bronze. Trying to prevent him from winning are the prize holder of the Europe championships Vladislav Baytsaev and the prize holder of International tournaments Tamerlan Rasuev, Yuriy Belonovskiy and Igor Ovsyannikov from Krasnoyarsk will also fight in this category.