According to him, a group of unknown young people tried to provoke a conflict by shouting offensive phrases in his address.
“A few minutes ago, young people unknown to me, approached me in the center of Kyiv (Pechersk)and tried to provoke a conflict! Shouting offensive things like: "Does the black monkey know about patriotism ?!" and "go to Africa!" Thank God, it didn't come to a fight, so everything is fine with me," he wrote.
Earlier, we reported that Zhan Beleniuk made the fans in Ukraine and abroad as happy as they could possibly be, collecting the first gold in these Olympic Games for his team and country.
He triumphed in the Greco-Roman wrestling competition (weight category of up to 87 kilograms).
In the final fixture, Beleniuk faced Viktor Lorincz from Hungary. He defeated his opponent in a confident manner (5:1), claiming first gold medal for Ukraine's Olympic team.