14:01  +04,  December 25, 2012

Arsen Julfalakyan honored to be Armenia’s 2012 Athlete of the Year

By Lusine Shahbazyan

YEREVAN.- Armenia’s Olympic silver medalist Arsen Julfalakyan said it is a great honor to be named Armenia’s best athlete of 2012.   

“I am grateful to my family, coaches, everyone who was supporting me. I had to get a bit more (Olympic gold) for this year to be perfect for me in terms of my sport career. I also got married. This was an important event in my life,” he told reporters on Tuesday.

London 2012 silver medal-winning Greco-Roman wrestler Arsen Julfalakyan is recognized as Armenia’s 2012 Athlete of the Year.  

Follow NEWS.am SPORT on Facebook and Twitter


Thank you for your comment. Your comment must be confirmed by the administration.

  • Poll
Total votes (12)
  • Facebook
  • NEWS.am Sport Exclusive
  • Archive