Ukraine to host the WMF World Cup 2021
Kyiv has won the right to host the World Minifootball World Cup 2021. It is worth noting that the main city that competed with the capital of Ukraine for the right to host the prestigious touranament was Dakar (Senegal)
17-year-old Daria Snigur wins junior title at Wimbledon
17-year-old tennis player Daria Snigur won the Junior Wimbledon. In the final of Grand Slam tournament the young sportswoman from Kyiv got victory over Alexa Noel from the USA with a score 6:4, 6:4. Thus, Snigur is the second junior girls' player from Ukraine to win the singles title at Wimbledon, following Kateryna Bondarenko in 2004
Kateryna Lazarenko wins the junior tournament in France
Kateryna Lazarenko, 14 y.o, won the Junior Tournament of the European Tennis Federation held in the city of Villeneuve-les-Avignon, France. The young sportswoman played five matches and left her rivals no chance to win even a set
Ukrainian jumper wins 'Diamond League' in Rome
Ukrainian high jumper Bohdan Bondarenko won gold medal at the fourth IAAF Diamond league meeting held in Rome. The 'diamond' result was 2.31 m.The second place went to an athlete from Syria, a sportsman from Belarus ranked the third
Ukrainian fencers win silver medals in Tunisia
Olha Kharlan, Alina Komashchuk, Olena Voronina and Yulia Bakastova have won silver medals at the Fencing World Cup in Tunisia. On the way to the finals the Ukrainians won sportswomen from Spain, France and Korea, however, in the final match Italian team could get the victory with a score of 42:45. Overall, 16 world's best national teams took part in the competition
Ukrainian judoists win gold and bronze in Sarajevo
Judoists Anton Savytskyi and Danylo Hutsol have won two medals at the European Cup held in Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina).Ukrainian national team could win gold and bronze medals in the weight category up to 100 kg. Photo (from left to right): Jaakko Alli, Anton Savytskyi, Azamat Sitimov, Danylo Hutsol