MINSK, 8 November (BelTA) – Belarusian players took part in the Zakharov Cup table tennis tournament in the settlement of Baltym, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Table Tennis Federation.
The only medal of the Belarusian national team was won by Heorhi Kunats and Katsiaryna Baravok, who became bronze medalists in the mixed doubles event. All in all, 51 pairs took part in the mixed events. One more Belarusian duo of Mikhail Tsyhanovski and Vera Volkava were in top eight.
Katsiaryna Baravok, Vera Volkava and Veranika Varabyova made it to the main draw of the women's singles, but all three were ousted in the first round. Heorhi Kunats reached the quarterfinal in the men's singles. Mikhail Tsyhanovski and Nikan Shutau dropped out in the round of Last 32. In the men's and women's doubles no duo from Belarus made it beyond the 1/8 finals.