Turkmen athletes have already won two gold medals on the first day of the European Open Judo Championship in Oberwart, Austria.
Hakberdi Jumayev defeated a French judoka in the finals in the weight category up to 60 kg, winning a gold medal. Hekim Agamammedov won gold in the 66 kg category.
Two gold medals brought the national team of Turkmenistan to the first place in the medal standings of the first competitive day. The next positions in the medal standings belong to the teams of France, Switzerland and Cuba, each of which won 1 gold and 1 bronze medal. Of course, the results of today’s competitive day can affect this indicator.
311 athletes from 38 countries take part in the competition.