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5 Oct 2021
Belarusian cultural center opens in historical part of Ankara Belarusian cultural center opens in historical part of Ankara
It will showcase the works of Belarusian artists. The Belarusian Corner is an initiative of Turkish collector and philanthropist Erol Uruglu, who has Belarusian and Russian roots...
5 Oct 2021
Belarus’ Aryan Tsiutryn wins bronze at World Wrestling Championships in Norway Belarus’ Aryan Tsiutryn wins bronze at World Wrestling Championships in Norway
On the way to the podium the Belarusian defeated Georgia’s Goga Dzigua 11-1 and Bekhbayar Erdenebat of Mongolia 3-1. Then, Aryan Tsiutryn lost to Alireza Sarlak of Iran 6-7. In the repechage bout the Belarusian routed Guesseppe Ricardo Rea Villarroel of Ecuador 10-0. Aryan Tsiutryn solved Turkey’s Suleyman Atli 3-1 to secure bronze for Belarus...
4 Oct 2021
Sabalenka goes 2nd in WTA Sabalenka goes 2nd in WTA
Aryna Sabalenka holds a total of 7,115 points. As for other Belarusian tennis players, Victoria Azarenka is 32nd (1,856 points), Aliaksandra Sasnovich is 100th (760 points)...
4 Oct 2021
Belarus win two medals at Tournoi Satellite in Mexico Belarus win two medals at Tournoi Satellite in Mexico
Hanna Andreyenka clinched gold after defeating Valentina Hurtado Mora of Colombia 15-2, Skylar Knight of the United States 15-7, Erika Castaneda of the United States 15-12, and Mexico’s Nataly Michel 15-13 (took bronze) and Mexico’s Alely Hernandez 15-13 (silver)...
4 Oct 2021
Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,872 new cases, 951 recoveries Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,872 new cases, 951 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 545,848. A total of 523,837 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus...
4 Oct 2021
Two medals for Belarus at Karate1 Premier League in Moscow Two medals for Belarus at Karate1 Premier League in Moscow
Aliaksei Vodchyts claimed silver in the Male Kumite +84kg. Gogita Arkania of Georgia took gold. Bronze went to Azerbaijan's Asiman Gurbanli and Rob Timmermans of Curacao...
1 Oct 2021
Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,993 new cases, 1,309 recoveries Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,993 new cases, 1,309 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 540,079. A total of 520,024 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus...
30 Sep 2021
Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,989 new cases, 1,390 recoveries Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,989 new cases, 1,390 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 538,086. A total of 518,715 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus...
30 Sep 2021
Almost 200 documentaries submitted for Eurasia.DOC festival Almost 200 documentaries submitted for Eurasia.DOC festival
"This year, despite all these difficulties, we received 196 works from 21 countries and selected 30 works from 10 countries for the short program: Russia, Belarus, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Latvia, Ukraine, Serbia, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan," Valery Shekhovtsov said...
30 Sep 2021
Belarus Events Calendar: OCTOBER 2021 Belarus Events Calendar: OCTOBER 2021
Holidays, festivals, exhibitions...
30 Sep 2021
Azarenka outlasts Baptiste to reach round of 16 in Chicago Azarenka outlasts Baptiste to reach round of 16 in Chicago
Belarus’ world number 34 Victoria Azarenka came back from a break down in the third set to outlast world number 174 Hailey Baptiste of the United States, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, to secure her second win at the ongoing Chicago Fall Tennis Classic...
29 Sep 2021
Days of Belarusian Cinema open Tashkent International Film Festival Days of Belarusian Cinema open Tashkent International Film Festival
The forum will present the new films shot recently by Belarusfilm. All the films brought to the festival are designed for the mass audience, will find a response in the hearts of Uzbekistan audience, and will help them better understand Belarus...
29 Sep 2021
Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,993 new cases, 1,295 recoveries Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,993 new cases, 1,295 recoveries
All in all, Belarus performed 8,462,570 tests, including 37,432 tests in the past 24 hours...
29 Sep 2021
Gerasimov reaches Sofia Open round of 16 Gerasimov reaches Sofia Open round of 16
Belarus’ world number 112 needed two hours and 40 minutes to defeat Canada’s world number 68 Vasek Pospisil 5-7, 7-6 (10-8), 6-3 to move to the Sofia Open round two...
28 Sep 2021
Belarus’ Vera Lapko into Astana Open round two Belarus’ Vera Lapko into Astana Open round two
Belarus’ world number 408 Vera Lapko got off to a good start at the Astana Open 2021, seeing off world number 132 Jule Niemeier of Germany 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 in two hours ten minutes...
28 Sep 2021
Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,955 new cases, 1,469 recoveries Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,955 new cases, 1,469 recoveries
More than 2,067,000 Belarusians have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Over 1,583,000 of them have already got two shots. Also, 425 people have been vaccinated with Sputnik Light. Thus, all in all 1,584,000 people are fully vaccinated...
27 Sep 2021
Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,946 new cases, 1,266 recoveries Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,946 new cases, 1,266 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 532,149...
27 Sep 2021
ATP: Ivashka reaches career high ATP: Ivashka reaches career high
Before the tournament in Nur-Sultan where he reached the semifinal Ilya Ivashka was 53rd. He has climbed eight spots and currently goes with 1,370 points...
27 Sep 2021
Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,974 new cases, 1,629 recoveries Belarus’ COVID-19 latest: 1,974 new cases, 1,629 recoveries
All in all, Belarus performed 8,395,148 tests, including 32,739 tests in the past 24 hours...
24 Sep 2021
Ivashka into Astana Open semifinal Ivashka into Astana Open semifinal
Belarus’ world number 52 Ilya Ivashka needed two hours and 50 minutes to defeat world number 84 Emil Ruusuvuori of Finland, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1, and progress into the Astana Open semifinal in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan...
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