European Games: An in-depth look at Sambo as it makes case for Olympic inclusion
Vladimir Putin has backed sambo's bid for Olympic inclusion.
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European Games: An in-depth look at Sambo as it makes case for Olympic inclusionVladimir Putin has backed sambo's bid for Olympic inclusion.
Jun 23, 15:13
Russian sambo chief aims for inclusion in future OlympicsSambo chief Vasily Shestakov wants to build on the sport's success in Baku and feature in future Olympic Games.
Jun 23, 06:15
Russia triumph in +100kg samboArtem Osipenko wins another gold medal for Russia at the European Games by triumphing in the men's +100kg sambo in Baku.
Jun 22, 18:57
Result: Ivana Jandric delivers gold for Serbia in samboIvana Jandric beats Volha Namazava 2-0 in the women's -68kg final to deliver sambo gold for Serbia at the European Games.
Jun 22, 18:37
Result: Alsim Chernoskulov clinches -90kg sambo gold for RussiaRussia's Alsim Chernoskulov beats Andre Kazusionak in the men's -90kg sambo final to claim gold at the European Games.
Jun 22, 18:17
Result: Tatsiana Matsko clinches sambo gold for BelarusTatsiana Matsko of Belarus claims gold in the women's -64kg sambo event at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 22, 17:16
Result: Belarus's Stsiapan Papou seals sambo goldBelarus's Stsiapan Papou beats Amil Gasimov of Azerbaijan in the final of the men's -74kg sambo in the European Games.
Jun 22, 16:57
Result: Russia's Yana Kostenko holds off Kalina Stefanova for goldRussia's Yana Kostenko survives a scrappy bout with Kalina Stefanova of Bulgaria to win sambo gold at the European Games.
Jun 22, 16:18
Anna Kharitonova: Winning first sambo gold "an honour"Russia's Anna Kharitonova says that it is "an honour" to win the first gold medal in sambo at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 22, 16:03
Result: Russia's Aymergen Atkunov eases to sambo goldRussia's Aymergen Atkunov dominates the men's -57kg sambo final at the European Games to win the gold medal.
Jun 22, 15:49
Result: Russia's Anna Kharitonova claims first sambo goldRussia's Anna Kharitonova wins the first gold medal in sambo with victory in the women's -52kg category at the European Games.
Jun 22, 15:32
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