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Aleksandra Gerasimenya (in the center). Photo courtesy of the Belarusian Swimming Federation
Belarusian swimmers win 12 medals at Serbian Open Championships
22 March, 09:24
Aleksandra Gerasimenya of Belarus finished first in the women's 50m freestyle in 25.36 seconds. Second was fellow Belarusian Yulia Khitraya, clocking 26.01 seconds. Aleksandra Gerasimenya was also the first to touch the wall in the women's 50m backstroke (28.14 seconds).
Sasnovich advances in Miami Open qualifying
21 March, 18:36
Belarus' world number 120 Aleksandra Sasnovich got off to a good start at the Miami Open, defeating Bulgaria's world number 141 Elitsa Kostova 6-2, 0-6, 6-2 in the qualifying round one.
Alexander Shamko, Nathalie Rodriguez, and Alexander Gagiyev. Photo courtesy of Belarus' Sports and Tourism Ministry
Belarus ready to host International Fencing Federation congress
21 March, 17:56
Alexander Shamko thanked the FIE representative for the readiness to consider the proposal of the Belarusian side to hold the 2017 FIE Congress in Minsk in November. He noted that Belarus hosts about 80 international competitions annually, providing the high-level organization for all tournaments.
Vladimir Samsonov. An archive photo
Samsonov wins Belarus Table Tennis Open for fourth time
21 March, 13:18
The Belarusian defeated Wang Zengyi of Poland 4-2 in the Belarus Open 2017 final to secure the title.
Arman Marshall Silla. An archive photo
Belarus' Arman Marshall Silla wins gold at G-1 Belgian Open
21 March, 11:36
On his way to the title, the Belarusian athlete defeated a representative of Cote d'Ivoire's 36-16 and routed a German fighter 8-0. In the final Arman Marshall Silla was to face Russia's Yuri Kirichenko, but the opponent had to withdraw due to an injury.
Brest to host SEHA League Final Four
20 March, 18:07
The SEHA League Final Four will take place in Brest, BelTA learned from the executive committee of SEHA Gazprom League. The final of the South East Handball Association tournament will be held in Belarus on 7-9 April. The final will feature Handball Club Meshkov Brest, Telekom Veszprem, Vardar, PPD Zagreb.
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Two silver medals for Belarus at FIG World Cup 2017 AGF Trophy in Baku
20 March, 15:42
The Belarusian scored 14,666 points in the Men's TV event to claim silver. Chris Remkes of Australia collected gold with the total of 14,866. Bronze went to Zachari Hrimeche, 14,616 points.
Arina Sobolenko. An archive photo
Arina Sobolenko loses in Shenzhen Open final
20 March, 10:43
Belarus' world number 142 Arina Sobolenko lost the Shenzhen Open final 2-6, 5-7 to World No.106 Yekaterina Aleksandrova of Russia.
Arina Sobolenko. An archive photo
Sobolenko reaches Shenzhen Open semifinal, Lapko out
17 March, 11:21
The Belarusian world number 142 was to play World No.113 Denisa Allertova of the Czech Republic in the quarterfinal.
Arina Sobolenko. Photo courtesy of the Belarusian Tennis Federation
Vera Lapko, Arina Sobolenko into Shenzhen Open quarterfinals
16 March, 17:45
World No.293 Vera Lapko saw off Nina Stojanovic of Serbia (World No.130) in two sets 6-3, 6-2. Fellow Belarusian Arina Sobolenko (142) defeated Chang Kai-chen of China (118) 6-1, 7-6 (7-4).
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