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Azerbaijan's young judoka Vugar Talibov claims Olympic champion title


Azerbaijan's judoka Vugar Talibov has become the winner of the Third Youth Summer Olympic Games in Argentine capital Buenos Aires.

Report informs that in the 66 kg competitions the 15-year-old athlete beat Russia's Abrek Naquchev by ippon in 2 minutes and 3 seconds. This win brought Talibov the second gold in the Buenos Aires Olympics. He also made history as the first Olympic champion among junior athletes. Earlier in 2014 Leyla Aliyeva (44 kg) and Natig Gurbanli (55 kg) won bronze medals in Nanjing Olympic Games.

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