Belarus Visa-Free: Now For 30 Days
Official Website of the Republic of Belarus
News
Belarus Events Calendar
Belarus’ Top Tourist Sites
UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Belarus
Belarusian sanatoria and health resorts
Souvenirs from Belarus
| Home | News | Press releases

Press releases

6 Aug 2018

Eight medals for Belarus at 2018 European Junior Wrestling Championship

MINSK, 6 August (BelTA) – Belarus won eight medals at the 2018 European Junior Wrestling Championship in Rome, BelTA has learned.

Belarusian Alexander Leonchik won the gold medal in the Greco-Roman wrestling event (67kg). On the way to the gold podium the Belarusian beat Sergei Grushin of Ukraine 6:5, Ismail Gun from Turkey 3:1, Norway’s Haavard Joergensen 3:1 and Joni Khetsuriani of Georgia 5:3.

Another Belarusian Maksim Negoda (63kg Greco-Roman) lost to Ukrainian Alexander Grushin 3:11 and thus settled for the second place. Belarusian Darya Senkovets (55kg) and Evgenia Andreichikova (68kg) won silver medals. Bronze medalists are Kirill Maskevich (Greco-Roman, 82kg), Nikita Strakh (freestyle wrestling, 65kg) and Yaroslav Slavikovsky (freestyle, 97kg).

Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
Great Patriotic War monuments in Belarus
Partisan Chronicles