Our Society 12 january — 11:03

Fazil Mammadov retained his post and sacked Sahib Alakbarov



By the order of the President of the Azerbaijani Wrestling Federation, Fazil Mammadov, Sahib Alakbarov was relieved of his duties as the first vice-president of the Federation, which he had been temporarily occupying.

The duties of the first VP are entrusted to the head coach of the Azerbaijani national wrestling team Firdovsi Umudov.

Earlier Namig Aliyev was the first VP.

Firdovsi Umudov is the honoured coach of Azerbaijan, master of sports of the international category, a member of the coaching association of the World Wrestling Association.

In 2009, 2012 and 2015 he was recognised as the best coach of Azerbaijan. Along with this in 2012, Firdovsi Umudov was named the best coach of the world. F.Umudov was awarded Shohrat (Glory) Order, Taraggi (Progress) Medal, as well as the Honorary Diploma of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

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