“Wrestling world champions Sidakov and Usmanov faced terrible and crazy conditions” – Mamiashvili

Russian freestyle wrestlers Zaurbek Sidakov and Akhmed Usmanov, who won gold medals at the World Championships in Serbia, faced the “terrible and crazy” conditions associated with the admission of Russians to international competitions in a neutral status, Mikhail Mamiashvili told Match , president of the Russian Wrestling Federation. TV.

On Monday, Sidakov and Usmanov won gold in the categories up to 74 kg and up to 79 kg at the World Championships in Belgrade. Russian wrestlers were admitted to the tournament by decision of United World Wrestling (UWW) in a neutral status – without national symbols, flag and anthem.

— World champions Sidakov and Usmanov faced the terrible and crazy conditions associated with this whole issue of admission and neutral status. A difficult ordeal befell them, but they succeeded. I sincerely congratulate them on their victory! They have a strong character, the character of our wrestlers won. Congratulations to Dagestan and North Ossetia on these medals! – Mamiashvili told .

The World Championships in Belgrade will end on September 24.

Source : MatchTV

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