Mobile version
Projects
Services
Government Bodies

Belarus' Uladzislau Smiahlikau wins boxing silver at 2nd European Games

Sport 30.06.2019 | 16:15
Uladzislau Smiahlikau
Uladzislau Smiahlikau

MINSK, 30 June (BelTA) – Belarus' Uladzislau Smiahlikau clinched silver in the Men's Heavy-91kg boxing event at the 2nd European Games on 30 June, BelTA has learned.

The Belarusian athlete performed well in the final bouts, but lost to Russia's Muslim Gadzhimagomedov 0-5. Watching the competition from the stands was Russian President Vladimir Putin who arrived in Minsk on 30 June.

On his way to the final match, he defeated Georgia's Nikoloz Begadze 3-2 in the quarter finals and UK's Chev Clarke 4:1 in the semi-finals.

It was the second medal for the Belarusian boxing team at the 2nd European Games. Earlier, Dzmitry Asanau won gold in the Men's Light -60kg.

All in all, 316 athletes (men and women) took part in the boxing tournament in the Uruchie Sports Palace. They competed in 15 medal events.

Print version
More about Sport
Latest news
Young German businessmen visit Belarus
20 September, 17:15 Economy
All news
Weather
Minsk
Baranovichi
Bobruisk
Borisov
Brest
Warsaw
Vilnius
Vitebsk
Gomel
Grodno
Zhlobin
Kiev
Kiev
Lida
Minsk
Mogilev
Mogilev
Mozyr
Moscow
Orsha
Polotsk
Riga
Saint Petersburg
Soligorsk
Soligorsk
Day +11..+13°C Sun and clouds
Night +5..+7°C Overcast sky