UKRAINIAN ROWING TEAM BECAME WORLD CHAMPIONS
Ukrainian quadruple sculls won Rowing World Championship. Golden Medals went to Artem Morozov, Oleksandr Nadtoka, Dmytro Mikhay and Ivan Dovhodko.
Tough struggle for the first prize was between Ukrainian and UK team, in the end Ukrainians were 0.9 seconds faster and set a new world record of 2000 meters in 5 minutes 32.26 seconds.
It was the first victory for Ukrainian athletes in this sports for the whole history of Independent Ukraine.
This June the quadruple sculls became also champions of Europe.