27th Summer Universiade (World Students Games)

July 16 2013

Today, on July 16 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 third 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 56 kg
Laure Fournier (FRA) — Anastasiia Arkhipava (BLR)

Weight category up to 68 kg
Luiza Gainutdinova (UKR) — Marina Mokhnatkina (RUS)

Weight category over 80 kg
Anastasia Kovyazina (RUS) — Samantha Dacunha Kessler (ARG)

Weight category up to 62 kg
Bagdat Zharylgassov (RUS) — Ilya Khlybov (RUS)

Weight category up to 82 kg
Sergey Kiryukhin (RUS) — Niko Kutsia (GEO)

Weight category over 100 kg
Aleksandr Kuchumov (RUS) — Razmik Tonoyan (UKR)

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