Spartak Zoloev jailed for 6 years

Spartak Zoloev at Russian National Armwrestling Championships 2019
Spartak Zoloev at Russian National Armwrestling Championships 2019

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The news was first reported by Ossetia News on 21 February 2020.

Below you can read the translation of the original article in Russian language from Ossetia News:

“In Vladikavkaz, a court sentenced 34-year-old Spartak Zoloev. The defendant was convicted of a crime and sentenced to 6 years in prison with a sentence in a maximum security prison. The verdict entered into force. This was reported by a source in court.

The crime occurred in June last year. The world and European champion in arm wrestling was waiting for his ex-wife Vandana Dzhioeva near the house. The conversation went wrong, after which Zoloev began to beat the woman. After the incident the victim was in intensive care. She was diagnosed with numerous fractures and a head injury.” – Source: Ossetia News (translated from Russian language)