Romanchuk won his second medal of the Championships 2018

Романчук выиграл свою вторую медаль чемпионата Европы 2018

Michael Romanchuk

Ukrainian Mykhailo Romanchuk was second in the 1,500 m freestyle.

Ukrainian Mykhailo Romanchuk won his second medal at the European Championships in swimming, which takes place in Glasgow.

Romanchuk was second in the race in the 1,500 m freestyle.

After winning the 400m freestyle, Romanchuk confidently reached the final at a distance almost 4 times longer.

It was expected that the gold will compete among themselves our Romanchuk and Olympic champion from Italy Gregorio Paltrinieri, but it did not agree the German Florian Wellbrook. This trio first half of the race went along, despite the fact that Ramanchuk held third position behind the two leaders who succeeded each other.

After 900 m distance, Wellbrook tried to break away, his leap was supported by Romanchuk and 250 m to go, they already lost Paltrinieri. At the finish Michael was trying to get the opponent, but the sustained high pace and has kept the first place – Romanchuk silver.

Another Ukrainian Sergiy Frolov showed in the final swim of the seventh result.

Романчук выиграл свою вторую медаль чемпионата Европы 2018

Another final day, which was presented to Ukraine in male swim 100 m freestyle our Sergey Shevtsov finished seventh.

Романчук выиграл свою вторую медаль чемпионата Европы 2018

Sunday, August 5, is the third medal after bronze in rowing and gold in the swimming.

See the medal standings of the joint championship.

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