Taekwondoists Larin and Khramtsov won licenses to participate in Olympics-2020


© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich / go to photo BankVladislav LarinТхэквондисты Ларин и Храмцов завоевали лицензии на участие в ОИ-2020

Oleg Bogatov. Taekwondoists Vladislav Larin, Maxim Khramtsov due to the high position in the Olympic ranking guaranteed to itself participation in Games of 2020 in Japan, told RIA Novosti the head coach of Russian national team Vadim Ivanov.

Larin tops the ranking in the weight category over 80 kilograms in the qualifying selection for the Olympic games, Khramtsov is in the first position in the category up to 80 kg At the Olympic Games in 2020 will be played eight sets of medals – four in the men and women. At the Olympics 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, the Russian team won one silver medal, the winner of the tournament became the Vice-champion of the 2012 Games Alexey Denisenko (up to 68 kg).

“In the weight category over 80 kilograms Vladislav Larin has already secured a license to participate in the Olympic games in Tokyo, said in a telephone conversation with Ivanov. He has such a big lead over all its competitors in the Olympic ranking that regardless of the outcome of the rest of the competition in any case he will enter the top five ranking in the number of sportsmen at the Olympics.”

Figure Larina in August rating – 651,87 points, on account of which ranked fifth Iranian Sajjad of Mardan up 277.27 points.

“And almost the same situation Maxim Khramtsov in the weight category up to 80 kg, – said the Agency interlocutor. – He’s got the gap smaller, but he is also currently provided for the Olympic games”.

Have Khramtsova 530,42 points, trailing the top five ranking Spaniard Raul Martinez Garcia – 290,04.

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