Presentation of the 2nd European Games 2019 mascot will take place in Minsk on 29 November, Anatoly Kotov, Deputy CEO of the Minsk European Games Organizing Committee (MEGOC), said at a press conference in BelTA's press center.
Last week the Belarusian was ranked 12th ahead of the 2018 Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai. She secured one victory and suffered one defeat at the tournament to climb one spot up with the total of 3,245 points.
Silver was collected by Evgeny Tsurkin who clocked 50.84 seconds to touch in second in the men's 100m butterfly. Zhuhao Li of China won the heat in 50.74 seconds. Third was Keita Sunama of Japan (50.88).
Belarus' world number 12 Aryna Sabalenka failed to reach the semifinal of the 2018 Hengqin Life WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai losing to France's world number 18 Caroline Garcia in two straight sets 4-6, 4-6.
The declarations of interest are not binding and the final proposals will have to be delivered with the bid dossiers by 15 February 2019. The UEFA Executive Committee will select the successful host associations at a meeting which is scheduled to take place in May-June 2019.