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Turkish wrestler Karadeniz becomes European champion

Suleyman Karadeniz beat Switzerland's Samuel Scherrer 3-0 in men's freestyle 92 kg final to win gold medal

Can Erözden   | 16.02.2020
Turkish wrestler Karadeniz becomes European champion

ANKARA 

Turkish wrestler Suleyman Karadeniz on Sunday bagged a gold medal in men's freestyle 92 kg category at the 2020 European Championships. 

Karadeniz defeated his Swiss opponent Samuel Scherrer 3-0 in the final to win the only gold medal for Turkey in this year's European Championships.

Soner Demirtas, another Turkish wrestler, won a bronze medal earlier in the day, defeating his Hungarian opponent Murad Kuramagomedov 5-0 in men's freestyle 74kg category.

The 2020 edition of the European Championships runs through Feb. 16 in Italy’s capital Rome.

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