Kenan Aliguliyev: “I could earn the champion title by surpassing my compatriots”


The second competition day of Azerbaijan Weightlifting Championship among males and females goes on in the competition hall of Shuvelan Weightlifting Academy.

The names of athletes boarding on the honorary chair in the men’s 81 kg weight category have been determined. Kenan Aliguliyev has been Azerbaijan champion with 296 kg (131+165) result. After the competition, champion of Azerbaijan shared his thoughts with AAAF TV and highlighted that the competition was organized at a high level:

“The competition proceeds very well. There is a prestigious European Championship ahead of us, and we want to get results there. My compatriot’s  performances were also good, but by surpassing them, I could earn the champion title. “