Ukrainian Vladyslav Bilyi has won a silver medal at the javelin throw at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games.
Ukrainian athlete set a new record of Europe throwing projectile for 55.34 meters. The winner is Jose Lemos from Colubmia. One more Ukrainian Oleksandr Doroshenko became the fifth.
As of now, Ukraine has 13 medals and occupies 11th place.
As we reported, Ukrainian fencer Yevheniia Breus has won a bronze medal at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.
The 2020 Paralympic Games have started in Tokyo on August 24. The games will last from August 24 until September 5, 2021. About 4,400 athletes from 160 countries participate in the Paralympic Games.
About a hundred athletes come to Tokyo Paralympics from Ukraine. They participate in different competitions, particularly, archery, paracanoe, shooting, table tennis, and others. The biggest team in the Ukrainian Paralympic team is swimmers – 40 athletes.