27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Volleyball players Koshkarev/Semenov lose in semi-final at Universiade

Russian athletes Yaroslav Koshkarev and Konstantin Semenov failed to reach the Universiade final in beach volleyball.

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Universiade. Beach volleyball. Men. Semi-final © RIA Novosti/Ramil Sitdikov

On Saturday the duo was beaten by Polish Michal Kadziola, Jakub Szalankiewicz in the semi-fanal. The Polish rivals in the final will be Germans Armin Dollinger and Jonas Schroeder.

Koshkarev/Semenov will play for bronze against the Mexicans Ontiveros Gomez and Virgen Pulido.

Both matches will be held later on Saturday. 

R-Sport, 13 July 2013