GEORGIOS PILIDIS: Greek wrestler crowned world champion after winning gold at World Youth Championship

GEORGIOS PILIDIS: Greek wrestler crowned world champion after winning gold at World Youth Championship 1

Young Greek wrestler Georgios Pilidis won gold at the World Youth Championship held in Serbia, in the 65k freestyle category after beating Russian Russian Ibragim Abdurrakhamanov.

GEORGIOS PILIDIS: Greek wrestler crowned world champion after winning gold at World Youth Championship 2The Greek wrestler of Pontian heritage s managed to overcome the Russian in a dramatic final round with a score of 4-3.

The first match ended in a 2-2 draw, but in the second part of the match with a point difference of 2-1, Pilidis got the great result literally in the last seconds.

This is the biggest distinction for Pilidis to date in a career that seems to still have a very bright future ahead.

GEORGIOS PILIDIS: Greek wrestler crowned world champion after winning gold at World Youth Championship 3

 

Congratulations ΓΙΩΡΓΟ!