Azerbaijan have added seventh gold to the Baku 2015 medal count as Mariya Stadnyk emerged victorious over Bulgaria's Elitsa Yankova in the women's 48kg freestyle wrestling competition. She won early in the second round against Yankova.
On the way to the final, Stadnyk defeated Portuguese Liliana Santos, French Julie Sabatie and Polish Iwona Matkowska.
The women's freestyle wrestling competitions of the First European Games have today been held at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace.
Azerbaijan`s Mariya Stadnyk won the gold medal in the women's 48kg wrestling.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his wife Mehriban Aliyeva watched the final game.
Then the award ceremony was held.
Azerbaijan`s first lady, chairperson of the Baku 2015 First European Games Organizing Committee Mehriban Aliyeva presented the medals to the winners.
The national anthem of Azerbaijan was played, the national flag of the country was raised.
Another Azerbaijani female wrestler Natalya Sinishin (55kg) won bronze medal of the European Games after beating Ukrainian Tetyana Kit 10-0.