During the competition of 87 kg wrestlers of the European Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship taking place in Bucharest, world and European champion Maksim Manukyan competed with Azerbaijani wrestler Islam Abasov in the quarter final and lost 1-6.
In the qualification stage, Manukyan won Finnish wrestler Herman Metsomaek 5-0 and lost to Romanian wrestler Aleksandru Karas 8-0 in the 1/8 final.
Olympic vice-champion, world and European champion Arsen Julfalakyan won Dutch wrestler Marcel Sterkenburg 5-3 in the qualification stage in the 77 kg category and lost to German wrestler Roland Schwartz 3-7 in the 1/8 final.
Rudik Mkrtchyan (55 kg category) lost to Georgian wrestler Nugzari Tsurtsumia 2-5 in the qualification stage.
Slavik Galstyan (63 kg category) lost to Norwegian wrestler Stig-Andre Berge 2-3 in the qualification stage.
In the 1/8 final, Davit Hovasapyan (130 kg category) lost to world champion, Olympic bronze medalist Sergei Semyonov (Russia).