Kyiv to host the 2018 Junior World’s Water Diving Championships
Next year Kyiv will host the Junior World’s Water Diving Championships. The competition will be held on July, 23-29 on the arena of the Kyiv Palace of Water Sports 'Liko', the venue that has hosted this year's European Water Diving Championship at a high level.This championship will be the qualifying tournament for the 3rd 2018 Youth Olympic Games to be held in October 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Ukrainian sportsman wins world jujitsu champion
Ivan Nastenko won the world jujitsu champion held in Bogota, Colombia.The Ukrainian sportsman was undefeated in the weight category under 94 kg.Thus, Ivan has become the owner of all titles (earlier he won the World Games and European Championship)
Ukrainian wheelchair fencers win 8 medals in Rome
The National Paralympic team ranked third in the overall medal standing of the Wheelchair Fencing World Championships held in Rome and won 8 medals.Thus, 'gold' went to Natalia Morkvych (saber), Serhii Shevkun (sword), and Yevhenia Brus, Nadezhda D'oloh, Olha Yesina and Natalia Morkvych (saber); 'silver' went to Anton Datsko (foil), Yevhenia Brus (saber), and 'bronze' went to Serhii Shevkun (foil), Anna Pashkova (rapira), and Anton Datsko, Andriy Demchuk, Artem Manko and Vadym Tsedrik (saber)
Vitaliy Klychko enters TOP-10 heavyweight champions of all time by WBC
Vitaliy Klychko entered TOP-10 World Heavyweight Champions of all times by World Boxing Council (WBC). The list was ranked after analysing achievements of WBC 23 Heavyweight World Champions. According to the statistics the Ukrainian ranked the 8th
Kyiv to host the 2018 World Boxing Council Convention
In 2018 Kyiv will host the 56th Convention of the World Boxing Council (WBC). The WBC Convention is an important and prestigious event in the life of the world's most influential boxing organization. The forum annually brings together delegates from all member-countries and key boxers from all over the world. Within several days the Convention participants discuss topical issues, outline plans, negotiate future fights, and current champions often find out their rivals, candidates for the championship title
Kharkiv grandmaster wins tournament in Italy
Eldar Hasanov from Kharkiv won the 15th Festival Scacchistico Internazionale "Città di Amantea" held in the city of Campora-San Giovanni (Italy). The grandmaster scored 7 points out of 9 and became and undisputed winner. In total, 50 chess players competed in the chess tournament