Geduev will skip Yarygin’s Memorial to prepare for the Russian Championships, World Cup and World Championships 2017
Silver medalist of the Rio 2016 Olympics in freestyle wrestling Aniuar Geduev said that he would not participate in the upcoming tournament in memory of Ivan Yarygin in Krasnoyarsk, since he planned to put all his effort this year to perform at the Russian Championship, World Cup and World Championship.
Yarygin’s Memorial will be held in Krasnoyarsk on January 27-29, the World Cup will be held in Iran on February 16-17, and the 2017 World Championship will be held in France on August 21-26. The date and location of the Russian Championship have not been determined yet.
“I am actively practicing now, but I am not going to wrestle at the Ivan Yarygin’s tournament, – said Geduev in a telephone interview. I plan to perform at some international tournament but the main goals for this year are the Russian Championship, World Cup and World Championships ” .
Source – R-Sport