In the Thai boxing European championship which there passed in Zgorzeltsa (Poland) of nikolayevets Dmitry Kirpan not only adequately I proved to be, but also I took the third place.
The European masters Muey Ty showed all week the art in the European championship-2008. In rings teams of 29 countries of the continent (more than 300 fighters), the Ukrainian National team and only one Nikolaev "Thai" in its structure met: Dmitry Kirpan who has won bronze (81 kg, the trainer Sergey Hvorov).
Dima started the fight as - that isn't absolutely sure. At the beginning of fight it was difficult to define, for whom advantage. Old injuries ached and Dima became angry. After the second round fight went. For "silver" Dima lost a duel to the French fighter with a long standing.
Generally the national team of Ukraine received 4 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze awards of the Championship at adult athletes, "gold" and 4 "bronze" at juniors.