27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Russian sambo wrestler Atkunov wins Universiade gold in men's under 74kg

Atkunov, the Russian sambo wrestler, claimed gold medal in the men's under 57 weight category at the Summer Universiade in Kazan.

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Universiade. Day 9. Sambo © RIA Novosti

In the final contest, Atkunov earned a victory over Maral-erdene Chimeddorj of Mongolia. Bronze went to Islam Gasumov (Azerbaijan) and Mykhailo Ilytchuk (Ukraine). The Universiade will end on July 17. 

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