Kazakhstan wins two medals in sambo at Universiade 16 июля 2013, 13:19
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Kazakhstan's athletes have won one silver and one bronze medals in sambo at the Universiade, Vesti.kz reports.
Beimbet Kanzhanov of Kazakhstan lost to Tigran Kirakosyan from Armenia in the final combat of the -52kg weight category with the score of 1:4. Kazakhstan's Azhar Kenbeil (-60kg) beat Romanian Roxana Ionela Pruna with the score of 10:1 in the combat for the bronze medal.
Kazakhstan now has 2 gold, 10 silver and 14 bronze medals and it is in the 21th place by the medal count and in the 10th place by award count:
- Weightlifter Farkhad Kharkiand and athlete Margarita Mukasheva brought two gold medals to Kazakhstan.
- Ten silver medals were earned by weightlifters Karina Goricheva and Aleksandr Zhaichikov, fencer Ruslan Kurbanov, boxers Rustam Rustamov and Zhan Kossobutyskiy and belt wrestlers Moldashev Dimash and Eskarkhan Oskanov, by Sergey Yemeliyanov in 500m and 1000m rowing and one by Beimet Kanzhanov in sambo.
- Free-style wrestlers Berdakh Primbayev, Alikhan Jumayev, Nurmakhan Tinaliyev and Askhat Zahnbirov, boxers Yerzhan Zhomart and Nurdaulet Zharmanov, belt wrestlers Ayan Yermekbayev and Gulnur Yerbolova, athletes Yevgeniy Ektov and Nikita Filippov, Azhar Kenbeil in sambo, the national men's fencing team and the target shooting national women's team in two events took fourteen bronze medals at the tournament.