He became European champion in the weight category up to 87 kg.
These days in the Italian capital Rome held the championship of Europe in wrestling. And Ukraine got on the European championship and his second gold medal, and of the highest standard, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
“Gold” won the Ukrainian Semyon Novikov, who became the champion of Europe in weight category up to 87 kg (Greco-Roman wrestling).
Semyon Novikov in the final confidently won the repeated prize-winner of world Championships, champion of Europe-2017 Hungary Viktor Lorenza (7:1). And before that, our wrestler won against the Spaniard Jesus Fresneda (9:0), Metehan Bashar from Turkey (7:2) and from the Russian of Alexander Komarov (5:3).
Recall that in the weight category up to 63 kg Kharkov Lenur Temirov won the bronze medal.
The European championship on Greco-Roman, freestyle and female wrestling will be held in the Italian capital until February 16.