London 2012: Egypt wrestling champ Gaber reaches Olympics semis

Eslam Omar, Monday 6 Aug 2012

All Egyptians Olympics fans are supporting Greco-Roman wrestler Karam Gaber Monday

Karam Mohamed Gaber
Karam Mohamed Gaber Ebrahim of Egypt competes against Nenad Zugaj of Croatia (in blue) during the 84-kg Greco-Roman wrestling competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics (Photo: Reuters)

Egyptian wrestler Karam Gaber keeps gold bid alive in Men's 84kg Greco-Roman wrestling defeating Melonin Noumonvi of France 2-1 in the quarterfinals Monday.

The Athens 2004 gold medalist qualified after beating defeated Nenad Zugaj of Croatia 2-1 in the 1/8 finals.

The 33-year-old wrestler will fight against the winner of Pablo Enrique Shorey Hernandez of Cuba and Poland’s Damian Janikowski.

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