Armenia at the 2016 Rio Olympics
Just thought we should have a dedicated thread for the Olympics...
We have 33 athletes competing this year in 8 different sports. 25 men, 8 women.
GOR MINASYAN 105+ - SILVER MEDALIST
SIMON MARTIROSYAN 105KG - SILVER MEDALIST
RUBEN ALEKSANYAN 105+ - Finished in 4th place.
NAZIK AVDALYAN 69KG - Finished 5th overall.
SONA POGHOSYAN 75KG - Finished 3rd in the B-group and 10th overall.
ANDRANIK KARAPETYAN 77KG - DNF due to injury. very unfortunate.
ARAKEL MIRZOYAN 85KG - DNF due to injury.
GARNIK MNATSAKANYAN FS57 - FRI 19TH
DAVID SAFARYAN FS65 - SUN 21ST
GEORGY KETOYEV FS97 - SUN 21ST
LEVAN BERIANDIZE FS125 - SAT 20TH
MIGRAN ARUTYUNYAN GR66 - SILVER MEDALIST
ARTUR ALEKSANYAN GR98 - GOLD MEDALIST
ARSEN JULFALAKYAN GR75 - lost in the first qualifying round to Bulgarian opponent.
MAKSIM MANUKYAN GR85 - Lost in the first qualifying round to Hungarian opponent.
HARUTYUN MERDINYAN - Finished 4th in qualifying on the Pommel Horse and made it to the final. Finished in 7th place in the final.
ARTUR DAVTYAN - Finished 11th in qualifying and did not make it to the finals on the Vault.
HOURY GEBESHIAN - Finshed 53rd on the Uneven Bars (but did make history by having a spinning turn named after her,) 61st in Floor Exercise, 53rd on the beam, and 38th overall.
HOVHANNES DAVTYAN 60KG - beat Paischer (AUT) round of 32, lost to Mudranov (RUS) in round of 16. Finished 9th in the weight category
HRACHIK BABAYAN - 10M AIR RIFLE - finished 24th in qualifying and did not make it to the finals.
VAHAN MKHITARYAN 50M FREESTYLE - FINISHED 47TH
MONIKA VASILYAN 50M FREESTYLE - DID NOT PARTICIPATE
ARTUR HOVHANNISYAN LIGHT FLYWEIGHT 49KG - lost in the first bout.
VLADIMIR MARGARYAN WELTERWEIGHT 69KG - beat Fijian opponent in first bout, lost to Iglesias (CUB) in second bout.
ARAM AVAGYAN BANTAMWEIGHT 56KG - beat Japanese opponent in first bout, los to Conlan (IRL) in next bout.
HAVHANNES BACHKOV LIGHT WELTERWEIGHT 64KG - beat Venezulen opponent in first bout, lost to HU (CHN) in next bout.
NAREK ABGARYAN FLYWEIGHT 52KG - MON. 15TH, 2:00PM, beat Ugandan opponent in first bout, lost to HU (CHN) in next bout.
AMALIYA SHAROYAN LONG JUMP. Finished in 35th place.
GOR NERKARARYAN LONG JUMP - DID NOT PARTICIPATE FOR UNKNOWN REASONS.
GAYANE CHILOYAN 200M Finished 8th in qualifying. Did not advance.
DIANA KHUBESERYAN 200M. Finished 7th in qualifying. Did not advance.
LEVON AGHASYAN TRIPLE JUMP. Finshed 19th in qualifying. Did not advance.
LILIT HARUTYUNYAN 400M HURDLES. Ranked last in a field of 48.
Last edited by Hamlet; August 17th, 2016 at 02:22.