Wrestlers from the Land of the Rising Sun record the first victory at the tournament
At the Freestyle World Cup in Yakutsk, the Japanese team defeated the Turkish team in group A.
The strongest fighters of their country from the first clashes seized the initiative - Takahashi, Fujita and Daichi Takatani made the score 3: 0. Then the Turks were able to win back one point with the efforts of Serkhat Arslan. The overall score of the match 8: 2 in favor of the Japanese wrestlers.
Japan Turkey, 8:2
57 kg Yuki Takahashi - Ali Karaboga - 13: 3
61 kg Yudai Fujita - Münir Aktaş - 5: 3
65 kg Daichi Takatani - Genghis Khan Erdogan (failure to appear)
70 kg Shiga Kojiro - Serkhat Arslan - 3: 7
74 kg Yuto Miwa - Nazim Kara - 4: 3
79 kg. Yuta Abe - Abdulkadir Ozmen - 3: 0
86 kg. Sohsuke Takatani - Fatih Erdin – Pinfall
92 kg. Atsushi Matsumoto - Suleiman Karadeniz - 2: 1
97 kg. Naoya Akaguma - Ali Bonceoglu - 6: 2
125 kg. Nobuyoshi Arakida - Abdullah Omak - 0: 3