13 November 2023
Belarusian sambo team won five medals at the World Championship in Yerevan

Belarusian sambo wrestlers won five medals at the world forum – one gold and one silver, as well as three bronze.
Daniela Zhdan became the world champion among women in the weight category up to 65 kg and Angela Zhilinskaya took second place in the weight category up to 72 kg.

Anfisa Kopaeva (up to 50 kg), Tatyana Matsko (up to 59 kg) and Vladislav Burd (up to 58 kg) climbed to the third step of the podium.

In total, more than 330 athletes from 65 countries took part in the World Championships in Yerevan. Belarusian team was represented by 19 sambists.

NOC Belarus Press Department
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