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
Ukraine wins women's wrestling European team title
Alina Berezhna (up to 72 kg) won the fourth gold medal for Ukraine at the Bucharest European Wrestling Championship. The other three gold medals went to Oksana Levach (50 kg), Iryna Husiak (55 kg) and Alla Cherkasova (68 kg). As a result, women's national team of Ukraine ranks the first in the team list
World Champion Oleksandr Usyk to debut in heavyweight category
Matchroom Boxing promoter has officially confirmed the debut the heavyweight fight for the world cruiserweight champion on WBC, WBO, IBF Oleksandr Usyk.The heavyweight fight between the Ukrainian boxer and Carlos Takami will take place on the MGM National Harbor arena (Oxon Hill, USA) on May,25
Ukraine wins its first sports poker trophy
Ukrainian national sports poker team has won the prestigious Cup of Nations tournament held in Dublin, Ireland. The team was represented by: Andrii Liubovetskyi, Volodymyr Drokin, Mykhailo Kedrovskyi, Andrii Momot, Tymur Azizov, Roman Holovko, as well as PokerMatchPro Olha Yermolcheva. In addition, Olha was awarded as the best player in the competition