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Turkmen athletes win two bronze medals at the Asian Winter Championship in Iran

05.02.2018 111 просмотров

Two bronze medals were won by Turkmen athletes at the 8th Asian Indoor Athletics Championships that ended in Tehran, which brought together more than 300 contenders for awards from 23 countries of the world.


According to the Ministry of Sports and Youth Policy of Turkmenistan, the country's team achieved this success on the final day of the competition in the pentathlon and in the women's 4x400 meters relay race. and tourism Irina Velikhovnova. It is noteworthy that after four disciplines (60-meter hurdles, high jump, shot put, long jump), she was in fourth place, behind her rival from Kazakhstan. But the victory in the final 800-meter race allowed Irina to close the top three.

I.Velikhanova won another bronze medal as part of the team in the 4x400-meter relay, where Alena Khudaibergenova, Valentina Meredova and Maria Rozymova. By the way, in the same type of competition at the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games held in Ashgabat last September, the team of Turkmenistan was also awarded a bronze medal. Kazakhstan (7 gold, 4 silver and 1 bronze medals). The second is the Iranian team, which has 24 medals (5 gold, 9 silver and 10 bronze).

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