From February 7 to February 8 in Nikolaev, on the basis of sport center "Plavbaseyn", will pass the Cup of Ukraine according to Greco - the Roman fight in which army fighters will take part also, report in a press - service of the Ministry of Defence.
Already the training stage came to the end, all athletes stay in a quite good physical form and are ready to competitions, - the trainer of sports club Oleg Semochkin reported.
According to him, the team of soldiers was joined by 8 servicemen. Among them masters of sports of the international class Yury Koval, Vitaly Lishchinsky and Mikhail Nikolaev, and also masters of sports of Ukraine Sergey Storozhenko, Yury Prokofiev, Beck Karkarashvili, Nikolay Savchenko and Viacheslav Pak.
It should be noted that tournament which состояится in Nikolaev, becomes the last stage of selection of athletes for participation in the European championship. And only winners in the weight categories will go to protect colors of a national team to the capital of Lithuania Vilnius.
We will remind that during the recent championship of Ukraine among volunteer societies, departments and power structures which also took place in Nikolaev in December, 2008, army fighters showed very quite good results.
Then both VS teams of Ukraine took the highest prizes, and representatives 9-го sports club of Management of sports of MO of Ukraine received three gold, silver and bronze medals.