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Published:9/14/2018 4:40 PM
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The 80th anniversary of the World and European champion in Freestyle wrestling Aydin Ibrahimov has been celebrated

The Ministry of Youth and Sports hosted the event dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the of the World and European champion in Freestyle wrestling, the first president of the “Neftchi” football club Aydin Ibrahimov.

The event was attended by Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports Ismayil Ismayilov, vice-presidents of the National Olympic Committee Chingiz Huseynzade, Khazar Isayev, representatives of the Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation and sports community.

First, a video reflecting the life of the jubilee was demonstrated.

Senior adviser of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Tofiq Eyvazov opened the event and talked about the life and activity of the jubilee and highly appreciated his achievements in the Azerbaijan sport. Other speakers also described A. Ibrahimov as one of the most prominent representatives of Azerbaijan wrestling history.