The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports has published the names of ten best athletes of 2021.
The athletes were selected by a combined vote of the sports journalists and head coaches of national teams.
Below are the names of the winners:
Artur Aleksanyan – Greco-Roman wrestling Malkhas Amoyan – Greco-Roman wrestling Hovhannes Bachkov – boxing Elina Danielyan – chess Artur Davtyan – gymnastics Varazdat Lalayan – weightlifting Arsen Harutyunyan – freestyle wrestling Simon Martirosyan – weightlifting Gor Minasyan – weightlifting David Chaloyan – boxing
Greco-Roman wrestler Malkhas Amoyan was also вон the People’s Choice Award.
Every athlete selected to the top 10 will receive 4 million AMD. Another $1 million will be allocated to their coaching staffs.