ECHR rules not to revise its judgement on Beslan hostage taking caseWorld September 19, 19:18
Trump vows to 'totally destroy North Korea' if threatenedWorld September 19, 17:50
Russian top brass calls on US to not hamper Damascus’ fight against terrorismMilitary & Defense September 19, 17:49
Zapad-2017 exercise puts Russian army’s "nervous system" to testMilitary & Defense September 19, 17:33
Ukrainian conflict led to spike in hate speech, Russophobia — Council of EuropeWorld September 19, 17:00
Russian regions contribute scores of natural stones for memorial to Gulag victimsSociety & Culture September 19, 16:45
Warsaw police hunting vandals who desecrated Soviet military cemeteryWorld September 19, 16:39
Donbass truce first step towards lifting anti-Russian sanctions — German top diplomatWorld September 19, 16:36
Moscow court arrests man suspected of stabbing hiker to deathSociety & Culture September 19, 16:34
RIO DE JANEIRO, August 15 /TASS/. Russian gymnast Denis Ablyazin has won an Olympic bronze medal on the still rings scoring 15,700 points in the final.
Eleftherios Petrounias of Greece has won the gold medal (16,000).
Brazilian gymnast Arthur Zanetti is a silver medalist (15,766).
Ablyazin’s medal is the 31st for the Russian Olympic squad in Rio. As for now, the Russians have won 9 gold, 11 silver and 11 bronze medals.
Denis Ablyazin was born in Penza, Russia, on August 3, 1992. He is the 2016 Olympic silver medalist in team’s competitions; the 2012 Olympic silver medalist in vaulting and the 2012 Olympic bronze medalist in floor exercises. Ablyazin is the 2014 world champion in floor exercises. He also won a bronze medal on the still rings at the 2014 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.
Ablyazin is six-time European champion and the 2013 University Games champion in teams’ competitions. This season he won the exercises on the still rings at the World Cup stage in Osijek in Croatia. Ablyazin was awarded a medal to the "Merits to Fatherland" Order in 2012.
The Olympic Games in Rio will close on August 21.