From the 17th to 27th of October, European Junior Weightlifting Championship amid U-20-23 will be organized in Bucharest, the capital of Romania. In these competitions, which have license character to 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, will be attended by 488 athletes (206 women and 282 men) from 41 nations. Members of the Azerbaijan national team will also join the struggle for medals.
Under the leadership of head coach Asif Mammadov, the following athletes will perform on the platform:
Women: Sabina Azimova (55kg);
Men: Rustam Gasımov (67 kg), Tarmenkhan Babayev (96 kg), Alish Nazarov (109 kg), İsmayıl Gurbanov (+109 kg).
Women: Marziyya Maharramova (49 kg);
Men: Mahammad Mammadli (67 kg), Elshad Sharifov (73 kg), Kenan Aliguliyev (81 kg).
International degree referee Mammad Mammadov will represent our country.