Valerii Lobanovskyi listed in TOP-10 greatest football coaches
Valerii Lobanovskyi, the legendary coach of FC 'Dynamo' (Kyiv) entered the TOP-10 greatest coahes in history. The rating was released by the authoritative British magazine FourFourTwo. As the club's official website informs, Lobanovskyi ranked the tenth. Alex Ferguson, the former coach of 'Manchester United' football club topped the rankings
Ukrainian 'mermaids' win seven gold medals in Paris
Ukrainian mermaids won seven gold medals at the FINA Artistic Swimming World Series held in Paris.The Ukrainian swimmers got the maximum points in the following categories:- solo - Marta Fedina (Free and Technical);- duet - Marta Fedina and Anastasia Savchuk Free and Technical programs);- team - Free, Highlight and Free combination.Having won seven gold medals the Ukrainian national team ranked first in the overall medal standings
Ukrainian figure skaters win the tournament in Turkey
Dance duo of Maria Holubtsova and Kyrylo Bilobrov (juniors category) won gold medals at the Bosphorus Cup 2019 traditional international tournament held in Istanbul.The couple showed the best results both in arbitrary and short dance
Yaroslava Mahuchikh is 2019 Europe Female Rising Star
According to the European Athletic Association ranking, the 18-year-old high jumper Yaroslava Mahuchikh got the 2019 Europe Female Rising Award. The 2019 European best athletes were announced after media, fans, representatives of national federations and the European Athletic Expert Commission voting
16 y.o. Kamila Hryshchenko crowned the World Youth Chess Champion
16-year-old Kamila Hryshchenko from Kramatorsk (Donetsk Oblast) ranked fifth in rapid and won blitz chess at the World Youth Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships held in Granada, Spain. Overall, 178 chess players from 22 countries took part in the tournament.The young girl has repeatedly won regional and all-Ukrainian competitions. Last year Kamila won the title of European rapid chess champion among girls under 16
Viktor Hladkyi wins 2019 Junior World Powerlifting Championships
Viktor Hladkyi won the 2019 Junior World Powerlifting Championships held in Regina, Canada.In the weight category under 83 kg among juniors the Ukrainian sportsman showed the best results such as 312,5 kg in squat, 240 kg in bench press and 287,5 kg in deadlift. Victor's final result in three lifts consisted 840 kg