Ukrainian Athletes Take Medals at Tournament in Baku
The Ukrainian team is represented by 68 athletes who are competing in seven sports
The ХV Summer European Youth Olympic Festival in Baku is underway. Greco-Roman style wrestler Oleksandr Yakovlev took the first award for the Ukrainian team, winning silver in the category up to 51kg, the press service of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine reported.
Nazar Chepurnyi, Illia Kovtun, Volodymyr Kostiuk were the first to take gold for the Ukrainian team in gymnastics.
Photos Facebook/NOC of Ukraine and the Olympic Team
Bronze has been taken by Greco-Roman style wrestler Marian Holubovskyi in the weight category up to 65kg. Freestyle wrestlers Ivan Terzi (up to 51kg) and Ivan Semenov (up to 65kg) have received bronze awards.
Rostyslav Kryzhanivskyi won silver in 200 meter breaststroke, winning the fifth medal for the Ukrainian Youth Olympic team.
The Ukrainian team is represented by 68 athletes who are competing in seven sports. The event will last until July 28, 2019.