Eurovision organizers fine Ukraine for failing to adequately fulfil obligationsWorld June 29, 18:51
Putin hails growing ties between Russia and GermanyRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 29, 18:25
Russia’s future orbital station to have no service life limitScience & Space June 29, 18:21
Relatives of defendants in Nemtsov murder case to appeal to ECHRSociety & Culture June 29, 17:46
Russian shipyard may equip exported warships with latest air defense missile/gun systemMilitary & Defense June 29, 17:24
EU envoys ratify Ukraine Association AgreementWorld June 29, 17:15
Russian opera star Hvorostovsky cancels Vienna season concertsSociety & Culture June 29, 16:30
Samantha Smith: 10-year-old Goodwill Ambassador that embraced warmth during the Cold WarSociety & Culture June 29, 16:29
Paris sees new opportunities for dialogue on Syria with MoscowWorld June 29, 16:27
ASTANA, January 27, /ITAR-TASS/. Russia's sambo wrestling team has won the first stage of World Cup in team classification in Almaty (Kazakhstan).
As a result of competitions, the Russian wrestlers in sports and combat sambo emerged victorious in 11 weight classes out of 22.
Gold medal winners are as follows: Gayane Arutyunyan (up to 48 kg weight division), Diana Aliyeva (56), Anastasia Shinkarenko (60), Rimma Tropina (68), Olga Zakhartsova (72), Pavel Lagvenkin (68), Sergei Kiryukhin (82), Dmitry Yeliseyev (100), and Artyom Osipenko (over 100) in sports sambo; Sergei Razin (62) and Maxim Futin (100) in combat sambo.
Kazakhstan's team placed second with six gold medals, and the team of Belarus is third with two gold medals.
Yerbolat Baibatyrov of Kazakhstan has been recognized as the best sportsman of the competitions.