On June 21, II European Games kicked off in Belarus capital Minsk. Nearly 4000 athletes are fighting for 200 medal sets in 15 sports.
243 athletes represent Ukraine at European Games 2019. For today, they have won 27 medals: seven golden, eleven silver, and nine bronze ones. Ukrainians took the fourth place in overall medal standings. Anna Solovey in bicycle sport-track, Maria Povkh and Lyudmyla Kuklunovska in 200 m race at canoe brought golden medals to Ukraine. Yulia Khavaldzhi took a silver medal in wrestling. Wrestlers Oganesyan and Cherkasova claimed bronze medals.
Medal set-off of European Games 2019 in Minsk:
- Russia 32-16-24-76
- Belarus 19-13-23-55
- Italy 8-6-5 - 19
- Ukraine 7-11-9 - 27
- Georgia 6-7-11 - 24
- France 6-3-9 - 18
- Hungary 4-5-3 - 12
- Germany 4-4-7 - 15
- The Netherlands 3-7-4 - 14
- Israel 3-3-0 – 6
The second European Games in Belarus will be over on June 30, the final closing ceremony will be held at Dynamo stadium.
It should be added that Olympic licenses for Games-2022 in Tokyo will be played out in eight sports.