Russia Triumphs at the Closure of the 2nd World Combat Games

28 October 2013

On October 18-26, 2013, St. Petersburg played host to the 2nd World Combat Games. The competition was attended by over 2,000 athletes from 108 countries. The Games united 15 kinds of sport: aikido, boxing, wrestling, judo, jujitsu, karate, kendo, kickboxing, Thai boxing, savate, sambo, sumo, taekwondo, wushu and fencing.

In the team event, Russia took the first place, winning 93 medals, 47 of which were gold.

The Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation was the General Sponsor of the 2nd World Combat Games. The Foundation is extremely pleased to congratulate the Russian athletes on their confident victory!

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