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).
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.
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.
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.