Ukrainian Kalanina for the first time in his career he won gold at the Grand Slam

Украинка Каланина впервые в карьере выиграла золото на Grand Slam

Ukraine has two medals at the prestigious competition in Baku.

Ukrainian judoist Elizabeth Kalanina, performing in the weight category over 78 kg, won the first career victory in Grand Slam, bringing into the Treasury of the Ukrainian team a gold medal. In semifinal fight of the Ukrainian defeated the bronze medalist of the Olympics in 2016, Anamari, Velenchik from Slovenia, and in the final thanks to IPPNW Kalanina won Larysa Zurich that at the last world Cup won bronze.

Another medal in Baku in a moneybox of the national team of Ukraine won Bogdan Yadov, which account for a bronze medal in the category up to 66 kg. Ukrainian first time in his career stood on the podium at these competitions.

On a bronze medal in Baku, claimed the leader of the team in the category over 100 kg Yakov Hammo, who in the main event, he lost to Belarusian Alexander Wakawaka, got the consolation tournament, where the fight for bronze, he lost to Russian Anton Krivobokov.

Galina Tarasova (+78 kg) and Georgy Zantaraya (66 kg) became the seventh, the rest of the Ukrainians stopped in the early stages.


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