Alex Kessidis battled with Slovakian Denis Horvath and quickly won on technical superiority. It didn't take long for the Swede to do 9-0.

Soon, Russian Russian Islam Opijev is waiting for the next re-election match in the 77-kilogram class at the European wrestling match in Pala Pellicone, Rome.

If Kessidis wins it he goes bronze match against the Ukrainian Volodymyr Jakovlijev.

Kessidis lost already in the first match against Zoltan Levai. But as the Hungarian reached the final, Kessidis got the chance to re-qualify for a bronze match.

Alex Kessidis took the World Cup silver and bronze in the European Games last year and is selected in the Swedish Olympic squad for Tokyo.