17 September 2021,   23:40
Varlam Liparteliani in the semifinals of the Summer Olympics

The captain of the Georgian judo team is in the semifinal of the Tokyo Olympic Games.

Varlam Liparteliani defeated the Shady El Nahas (Canada) and, before him, the Ramadan Darwish (Egypt). His opponent in the semifinals will be Aaron Wolf (Japan).

Georgian judoka is a silver medalist at the Olympic Games, a six-time World Cup winner, and a three-time European champion.