5 Azerbaijani athletes to compete on day 9 of Summer Olympic Games

Five Azerbaijani athletes will be in action on the 9th day of Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games.

In the mens 59kg Greco-Roman wrestling 1/8 of final, Rovshan Bayramov will take on Raiber Jose Orozco Rodriguez of Venezuela, while Elvin Mursaliyev will face Egyptian Mahmoud Fawzy Rashad Sebie in the 75kg qualification round.

Olga Ismayilova will compete in the womens cycling track qualification.

Boxer Teymur Mammadov will face Kazakh Adilbek Niyazymbetov in the men’s light heavy (81kg) quarterfinal.

Another boxer Lorenzo Sotomayor will lock horns with Hassan Amzile of France in the men’s light welter (64kg) preliminaries.