Athletes from the Odesa region won prize-winning places at the Sambo World Championship

16 October 2018, 16:00
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Two athletes from Odesa oblast won prize-winning places at the youth championship of the world in Sambo in Georgia. This was reported in the Department of Physical Culture and Sports of the Odessa Regional State Administration.

"For the championship at the World Championship athletes competed in the national team of Ukraine. Thus, Iryna Logoyda from Ovidiopolskiy district won "silver" in the category up to 75 kg, and Maria Rybachuk from Savrani won "bronze" in the category of 60 kg ", - stressed Valentina Kolchak, Head of the Department of Physical Culture and Sport of the Odessa Regional State Administration.

It should be noted that the world championship of sambo lasted three days. From October 12 to 14, more than 300 athletes competed for the championship.

Let's remind, in the beginning of October the women's team of Ukraine U-23, which consists of two athletes from the Odessa region, has won bronze medals of the World Basketball Championship 3x3. The competition was held in the Chinese city of Xi'an.