IFMA on Muey Ty passed the World Cup in the city of Busan (South Korea) on September 26 - on October 2. The team of Ukraine won "gold", 4 "silver" and 4 "bronze" at men, "gold" and "silver" at women and 3 "gold" at juniors. Nikolayevets Dmitry KIRPAN (81кг, SDYuSShOR-2, the trainer Sergey Hvorov) won the second place among men. The Nikolaev regional Federation of a kickboxing reports.
Here is how made comments on Dima's duels trainers of the national team in the mode "it-a line":
"… turn of the last representative of a class "A" this day. Dmitry Kirpan crossed swords to Artyom Vakhitovyi from Russia. Eternal opposition of Ukraine and Russia drew attention of all audience and participants! As well as it was supposed to resolve at once all issues it wasn't possible to us, of. Let the first round also remained behind ours, but two it was difficult to give in others to someone preference.
Both fought, tried and got. The destiny of a duel had to be decided in a final round where the Ukrainian athlete looked more convincing than the opponent, for as received a desired victory.
… fight Dmitry Kirpan - Abdulkhalim Issao (Morocco) ended. Dima surely won against the opponent. It should be noted that the Moroccan was good. Hands the obvious gap works well, and here in a clinch for it. Dmitry also used it - a clinch, work as knees. About hands of Kirpan too I didn't forget. In 3 - the m a round strong blow from hands were shaken by Abdulkhalima, but ahead of schedule to finish a duel at Dima it didn't turn out. It didn't turn out and isn't necessary. Main goal - a beautiful victory -
it is reached.
Dmitry Kirpan passed in a semi-final where he is waited by the athlete from France … Dmitry Kirpan in the final! ! ! Just fight with the French boxer Kulibati Abdelraman ended. This is the Frenchman already once I interrupted Dmitry's way to champion medals. And this time, hardly, скрепя teeth, but Dima pulled out a victory. We congratulate!
… Fight Dmitry Kirpan - Dmitry Shakuta (Belarus) the Ukrainian team finished participation in the World Cup. All fight our Dima went to attack, and Dima - the Belarusian defended and counterattacked. And it at it well turned out.I couldn't find Kirpan a key to Shakuta's defense, and respectively win this fight"
We congratulate Dmitry Kirpanya on the SILVER medal of the World Cup 2008! ! !
Here unusual IFMA the World Cup-2008 on Thai boxing became such. It is a pity, of course, that Dima didn't manage to become the double World champion in Muey Ty... But next world "silver" - too, you see, is very healthy! Not city SDYuSShOR - the countries are proud of such success!
And relay Nikolaev "a gold harvest" already was accepted by kickboxers who battle, right now, in a ring of the World Cup-2008 on martial arts among fans (on October 1-6, Yalta).
We CONGRATULATE "Thais"!