Women’s fencing team won the “silver” for Ukraine in Rio
In a duel in the final of the Olympic Games in Rio-de-Janeiro female national team of Ukraine in saber fencing team lost to Russia. The duel ended with the score 30-45, so beautiful girls fromUkraine got the silver medal. The national team of Ukraine in saber fencing includes Olga Harlan, Alina Komaschuk, Kravatskaya Elena and Elena Voronina. And in the Russian team there are Jana Egoryan, Sofia Great and Ekaterina Dyachenko.
According to that, in the semifinals of Ukrainian girls have got heavy victory over the Italian team with a total score of 45:42. After four rounds of Ukrainian inferior to 12:20, and the turning point came in the sixth round, when Olga Harlan won with 11: 3 and let her team to lead for the first time in the account – 30:28. The outcome of the confrontation was defined in the last round, which began with the score 40:39 in favor of Ukraine. There Olga won 5: 3 and brought Ukraine a ticket to the finals. At the end of the meeting Harlan won shifts with a total score of 18:11, 16:17 Kravatskaya lost and Komaschuk – 11:14. And the Russian team in the semifinals defeated Americans.
And now in the rating of our Olympic team there are already 4 awards, 2 of which were obtained in fencing ( “silver” and “bronze”), and one in the air rifle shooting and gymnastics (in both cases, the “silver”).
In general according to the results of competitions our Ukrainian athletes occupy 45th place in the medal standings, reports the official website of the competition.
The leader of the medal is still the US team, which has got 24 gold, 18 silver and 19 bronze medals – 61 medals. They are followed by the Chinese team (11/17/13, 41), UK (10-13-7, 30), Germany (8-5-3, 16) and Japan (3.7.14, 24). The remaining teams not more than six gold medals for half of the Olympics.