Home » Sports

Seven medals for the Bulgarians at Euro 2009

Submitted on Sunday, 7 June 2009No Comment
Seven medals for the Bulgarians at Euro 2009

Friday and Saturday were the last two competition days of the 19th European arm wrestling championship in Sofia. Men and women competed in both right- and left-handed tournaments.

The balance of Bulgaria from the two days are seven medals: one golden, two silver and four bronze.

The gold medal was for Krasimir Kostadinov. Kostadinov won the title in the category up to 90 kg., right-handed. The European vice-champions are Stefan Lengarov (up to 80 kg. category) and Plamen Kisov (over 110 kg. left-handed). The bronze medals went to Georgi Gaidardzhiev (up to 80 kg., left-handed), Marin Pantaleev (up to 110 kg. left-handed), Alexander Balabanov (up to 70 kg. right-handed) and Martin Dodov (over 110 kg. right-handed).

Russia classified first in the team rankings, followed by Ukraine, Turkey and Bulgaria.

Leave your response!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.

More news from Sports

» Pironkova at the quarterfinals in Athens
» Women volleyball team directly to Euro 2011
» Bulgarian tennis finals in Sandanski
» Batkov wants 20 000 000 euro for Levski - has a potential buyer
» The champion of Russia takes the best four players from Levski