The Student Wrestling World Cup, held in Samsun, Turkey, under the auspices of the FISU, continued with Greco-Roman wrestling competitions. Team Turkmenistan was awarded another bronze medal.
Among wrestlers in the 55 kg weight category, Abduvali Rakhimbaev took the third step of the podium. The athlete is a second-year student at the Turkmen State Institute of Physical Education and Sport (TGIFS).
In total, the Turkmen team won 15 medals: 1 gold, 3 silver and 11 bronze at the prestigious international competition in Samsun. Wushu masters, Thai boxers and sambo wrestlers were distinguished.