Today the second European Games hosted by Minsk, Belarus, has finished. This tournament turned out to be very successful for Georgia.
The Georgian delegation represented by 61 athletes earned 30 medals.
Four years ago Georgia participated in the first European Games with 104 athletes and won only 16 medals.
Sambo wrestlers’ competition was the most successful. They gained 11 medals (4 gold)! Judokas earned 7 medals (2 gold).
Georgia won medals in the following types of sports:
Sambo – 11 medals (4 gold, 3 silver, 4 bronze)
Judo – 7 medals (2 gold, 1 silver, 4 bronze)
Freestyle wrestling – 4 medals (2 silver, 2 bronze)
Greco-Roman wrestling – 3 medals (2 silver, 1 bronze)
Boxing – 2 medals (1 silver, 1 bronze)
Trampoline – 1 medal (silver)
Shooting – 1 medal (bronze)
Karate – 1 medal (bronze)
As for individual athletes, the results are:
Davit Loriashvili (sambo), Vakhtang Chidrashvili (sambo), Levan Nakhutsrishvili (sambo), Beka Berdzenishvili (sambo), Lukhum Chkhvimiani (judo), Guram Tushishvili (judo).
Mindia Liluashvili (sambo), Elene Kebadze (sambo), Nino Odzelashvili (sambo), Varlam Liparteliani (judo), Luba Golovina (trampoline), Givi Macharashvili (freestyle wrestling), Vladimer Khinchegashvili (freestyle wrestling), Shmagi Bolkvadze (Greco-Roman wrestling), Iakob Kajaia (Greco-Roman wrestling), Sakhil Alakhverdov (boxing).
Besarion Berulava (sambo), Givi Nadareishvili (sambo), Genadi Chirgadze (sambo), Paata Gviniashvili (sambo), Luka Maisuradze (judo), Amiran Papinashvili (judo), Vazha Margvelashvili (judo), Bagrat Niniashvili (judo), Nino Salukvadze/Tsotne Machavariani (shooting), Avtandil Kenchadze (freestyle wrestling), Elizbar Odikadze (freestyle wrestling), Davit Chkhartishvili (Greco-Roman wrestling), Otar Eranosian (boxing), Gogita Arkania (karate).
The Georgian athletes have finished participating in European Games. At this time Georgia is in the 7th place in unofficial team championship.