The first day of the President’s Cup

What a day: 48 competitions, in two rings, with athletes from all 5 continents competing!

Whenever an athlete representing the host country approached the ring, the atmosphere in the stadium became electric. The same thing happened for neighboring country, Afghanistan, whose athletes had huge delegations turning out in support.

 

The countries of Iran, Russia, France, Afghanistan, Australia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, USA, and Thailand, set their mark on the day.

Tomorrow’s ‘Day 2 ‘will be another eventful day, with fighters from Tanzania, South Africa, Paraguay, Malaysia, Korea, Bulgaria, Denmark, Morocco, Spain, Slovakia, Slovenia, Jordan, Greece, England, Ireland, Peru, Brazil, Argentina, Canada, Austria, Germany, Portugal, and China matched against each other.