The Ukrainian team won four medals on the first day of the Universiade

Сборная Украины выиграла четыре медали в первый день Универсиады

The first Ukrainian champion of the Universiade was Michael Romanchuk.

The Ukrainian team won four medals on the first day of the XXIX summer Universiade in Taipei (Taiwan).

Vice-world champion swimmer Michael Romanchuk brought Ukraine first gold. Romanchuk won the finals of the 400-metrovke freestyle, breaking the distance in 3 minutes 45,96 seconds.

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Ukrainian men’s team gymnastics (Oleg Verniaiev, Igor Radivilov, Peter Pahnyuk, Vladislav Griko, Eugene Udencov) won the silver medal in the team tournament, scoring 257,900 of the ball, second only to Japanese (260,225).

Owners of bronze medals became the fencer Ksenia Panteleeva, which reached the semifinals in the individual tournament of spagatik and judoka Andrey Kolesnik in the weight category over 100 kg In the “small” final for 3rd place Kolesnik won the Brazilian Rouen da Silva.

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