Moscow, November 14. the President of Russia congratulated the team of Russia in Sambo on their victory at the world championship in Sochi. According to Vladimir Putin, the performance of the Russian team was "triumphant".
"Dear friends! Congratulate you on your triumphant performance at the world Sambo Championships 2017 in Sochi", — stated in the text of congratulatory telegrams to the Kremlin website.
According to the President, the success of the Russian team was the result of many years of hard training, hard work, cohesion as a team and our common desire to reach a goal. Putin especially thanked the mentors of the team, which, thanks to his pedagogical talent and experience, able to prepare their students to victory.
Recall, the championship was held at the Sochi arena "iceberg". The competition was held in three categories: men, women and combat Sambo.
Russia has made sure of superiority in the team standings in all three categories. It stood out as a team of Sambo wrestlers from Armenia and Central Asia, the top three women's medal standings includes Belarus and Ukraine..