27th Summer Universiade (World Students Games)

July 15 2013

Today, on July 15 the Sambo tournament (the first in the history of World Students Games) continues in Kazan on the 27th Summer Universiade. Winners and prize-winners in 6 weight categories (by 3 of women and men competitions) will be definited on the second day of the tournament.

As a result of the preliminary bouts the sportsmen to be play in the gold medal matches are:

Weight category up to 52 kg
Inna Cherniak (UKR) — Anna Kharitonova (RUS)

Weight category up to 64 kg
Tatsiana Tokts (BLR) — Alice Hester Schlesinger (ISR)

Weight category up to 80 kg
Shori Hamada (JPN) — Tereza Dzhurova (RUS)

Weight category up to 57 kg
Aymergen Atkunov (RUS) — Maral-Erdene Chimeddorj (MGL)

Weight category up to 74 kg
Uali Kurzhev (RUS) — Kota Eto (JPN)

Weight category up to 100 kg
Mikalai Matsko (BLR) — Peter Paltchik (ISR)

Gold medal bouts will start today at 4 p.m. (local time).

July 13—17, 2013 XXVII World Students Games (Universiade) Men, Women, Junior, Junior women  Russia, Kazan