The Russian team won seven gold medals on Friday at the world Sambo championship, which kicked off in the South Korean city of Cheongju.
In the ending of weight category to 48 kg Elena Bondareva won Anfisa Kapaeva from Belarus. In the weight category up to 52 kg, in the decisive battle Igor Recall defeated Raiymkulov Bolatbek of Kazakhstan. Olga Mitina in category to 60 kg in the fight for the gold defeated the French Auror Cabanne. In the weight category up to 72 kg Anastasia Hamackova in the fight for the gold defeated Georgian Nino Odzelashvili. Sergey Ryabov in category to 90 kg in the final he defeated Georgian Paata Gviniashvili.
In combat Sambo Alexander Nesterov in the category up to 57 kg in the final prevailed over Serikzhan Tussupova from Kazakhstan in weight to 100 kg Vadim Nemkov won the battle over Uzbek gold of Ilhomjon Yuldashev.
Bronze awards were won by Mikhail Vorobiev (up to 68 kg) and Bizet Hathohu (combat Sambo, to 74 kg).