Korean Cheongju ended the first competition day of the Sambo world championship.
In the category up to 74 kg favourite status was confirmed by the Ukrainian Vladislav Rudnev, becoming a two-time world champion in combat section.
Champion of Bucharest -2018 in the final victory of Istama Kurbatov from Uzbekistan, reported on the official website of the Sambo Federation of Ukraine.
We will remind that Vladislav is a two-time European champion (2018 – up to 74 kg, 2019 – up to 82 kg).
Vladislav Rudnev with his trainer-father
Second medal in a moneybox of the Ukrainian national team got Natalia smal.
In category to 72 kilograms sambista won a bronze award.
Note that the tournament in the South Korean capital will last till November 11.