#WrestleOslo Day Seven Finals Preview

By Eric Olanowski

Friday night’s finals will be highlighted by two-time Olympic champion Roman VLASOV (RWF) who will wrestle for 77kg gold and Tokyo Olympic bronze medalist Rafig HUSEYNOV 🇦🇿 who will compete in the 82kg finals.

The gold-medal matches kick off at 18:00 (local time) and can be followed live on www.uww.org.

Day Seven Finals Matchups:
55kg - Emin SEFERSHAEV (RWF) vs. Ken MATSUI 🇯🇵
72kg - Sergei KUTUZOV (RWF) vs. Malkhas AMOYAN 🇦🇲
77kg - Sanan SULEYMANOV 🇦🇿 vs. Roman VLASOV (RWF)
82kg - Rafig HUSEYNOV 🇦🇿 vs. Burhan AKBUDAK 🇹🇷


WATCH: #WrestleOslo 10 GR Finals Including Olympic Champions Geraei, Vlasov

By United World Wrestling Press

OSLO, Norway (October 18) -- Greco-Roman had the most Tokyo Olympic medalists entered for the World Championships but only one gold medalist -- Mohammadreza GERAEI (IRI). He was primed to win the gold in Oslo at 67kg. And he did so in dramatic fashion, coming from behind most times. Roman VLASOV (RWF) also claimed a world title, his first since 2015 which also gave RWF the team title. Iran had four gold medalists and came second in the team title race. Moldova had it's first-ever Greco-Roman world champion as Victor CIOBANU (MDA) claimed the gold at 60kg. Watch all the 10 finals from Oslo

1. GR 55kg - Emin SEFERSHAEV (RWF) vs Ken MATSUI (JPN)


2. GR 60kg - Victor CIOBANU (MDA) vs Zholaman SHARSHENBEKOV (KGZ)


3. GR 63kg - Leri ABULADZE (GEO) vs Meysam DALKHANI (IRI)


4. GR 67kg - Mohammadreza GERAEI (IRI) vs Nazir ABDULLAEV (RWF)


5. GR 72kg - Sergei KUTUZOV (RWF) vs Malkhas AMOYAN (ARM)


6. GR 77kg - Sanan SULEYMANOV (AZE) vs Roman VLASOV (RWF)


7. GR 82kg - Rafig HUSEYNOV (AZE) vs Burhan AKBUDAK (TUR)


8. GR 87kg - Zurabi DATUNASHVILI (SRB) vs Kiryl MASKEVICH (BLR)


9. GR 97kg - Mohammadhadi SARAVI (IRI) vs Alex SZOKE (HUN)


10. GR 130kg - Zurabi GEDEKHAURI (RWF) vs Aliakbar YOUSOFIAHMADCHALI (IRI)