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

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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.

FS 65kg Georgios PILIDIS GRE df. Ibragim ABDURAKHMANOV RUS50The 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.

Podium 65kg Gold Georgios PILIDIS GRE


Congratulations ΓΙΩΡΓΟ!