7 Azerbaijani athletes to compete in 4 sports in Rio today

Seven Azerbaijani athletes will be in action in four sports as the Summer Olympic Games in Rio enter day 10.

Nazim Babayev will compete in the men’s triple jump.

Inna Osipenko-Radomska will race in the women’s kayak single (K-1) 200m.

Greco-Roman wrestlers Saman Ahmed Tahmasebi and Sabah Shariati will launch their medal quests in the mens 85kg and 130kg weight categories respectively.

The only woman boxer Yana Alekseevna will face Chinese Junhua Yin in her opener in light (57-60kg) division.

Boxers Elvin Mamishzade and Kamran Shakhsuvarly will be in action in the men’s fly (52kg) and middle (75 kg) classes respectively.