Armenian Greco-Roman wrestler Hovhannes Varderesyan suffered defeat in the qualifications of the men’s 66 kilogram category.
He was defeated by Korea’s Hyeonwoo Kim. However, the Armenian wrestler has a chance to fight for bronze if Hyeonwoo Kim advances to the final.
Armenia has already won a medal in Greco-Roman wrestling. Arsen Julfalakyan won silver medal of the London Olympic Games.
World champion Russia’s Roman Vlasov defeated Julfalakyan in the final of the men’s 74 kilogram category.