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
Ukrainian athletes win three gold medals in France
Féminin Val d'Oise meeting finished in France.Ukrainian athletes managed to win several medals, in particular:▪️ High jumpYulia Levchenko - 'gold'Iriya Herashchenko - 'silver'Kateryna Tabashnik - 'bronze' ▪️ Long jumpMaryna Bekh-Romanchuk - 'gold' ▪ 400 metersTetyana Melnyk - 'gold'Anna Ryzhykova-Yaroshchuk - 'bronze' ▪ 60 meters, hurdlesAnna Plotitsyna - 'silver'
Lviv wins the right to host the world's bodybuilding tournament
June 14-16, 2019 Lviv will host the World Bodybuilding, Fitness and Body Fitness Championship.More than 400 athletes from 50 countries are alleged to take part in the tournament.Along with Lviv, Athens and Barcelona also competed for the right to host prestigious championship
Teenager Diana Yastremska wins the first WTA title in career
Ukrainian tennis player Diana Yastremska won the prestigious WTA tournament at Hong Kong Tennis Open final. The prize is $750,000.In the final a 18-year-old tennis player totally dominated Qiang Wang, China's tennis star. Thus, Diana won the first WTA title in her career