The recent failures of the Ukrainian athletes at the Olympics are forced to disbelieve in their abilities to win at least one gold medal in Rio de Janeiro. However, while the Games were not the last Ukrainian athlete, it makes sense to hope that Ukraine will be able to achieve the desired and much to climb in the medal standings. So today we once again look forward to success. Especially in the yellow-blue team will play again as the favorites for a medal, and unexpected finalists, who will also fight for its place in history, writes UNIAN.
Among the favorites we are talking about Bohdan Bondarenko, who in the night from Tuesday to Wednesday will try to win gold in the high jump. Ukrainian athlete along with the Qatari Barsema Murtaza is considered to be a major contender for the top medal.
Also in his new campaign for a medal to the gymnast Oleg Vernaeve. Today the silver prize-winner of the 2016 Games will take part in two finals in the uneven bars and on the bar.
Among the possible surprise medalists, it should be noted our rowers — canoista alone Pavel Altukhovand Duo videocnet Todorova Anastasia and Inna, Grison. They can bring Ukraine a medal at the very beginning of the Olympic day.
Rowing, men. Canoe single 1,000 m final;
Participant: Pavel Altukhov;
Rowing, women. Kayak-the two, 500 m, final;
Participants: Anastasia Todorova, Inna, Grison;
Greco-Roman wrestling, men. Weight: 98 kg;
Participant: Dmitry Timoshenko;
The beginning of the 1/16 finals: 16:08.
Gymnastics, men. Exercise on uneven bars, final;
Party: Oleg Verniaiev;
Gymnastics, men. The exercise on the crossbar, the final;
Party: Oleg Verniaiev;
Athletics, men. High jump, final;
Participants: Bogdan Bondarenko And Andriy Protsenko;
Athletics, women. Pole vault, qualification;
Participant: Mary Kilico;
Jumping into the water, men. A springboard, 3 m, semi-final;
Participant: Ilya Kvasha;
Equestrian, men. Show jumping, individual and team sortowania;
Members: Cassio Rivetti, Ulrich Kirchoff, Rene Tebbel, Ferenc Szentirmai;
Boxing, women. Weight: 48-51 kg; Final;
Participant: Tatyana Kob.
Athletics, women. Run 100 m with obstacles, qualification
Participants: Anna Plotitsina, Oksana Shkurat, Yelena Yanovskaya;
Athletics, men. Running, 200 m, qualification
Participants: Serhiy Smelyk, Igor Bodrov;
Sailing, men of the program: 470, race №8, №9, №10;
Participants: Boris Shvets, Pavel Matsuev;
The start of race # 8: 19:05.
Weightlifting, men. Weight: 150 kg, group b;
Participant: Igor Shimechko;
Athletics, women. Javelin throw, qualifications
Participants: Anna Gatsko-Fedosova, Catherine Pancakes
Athletics, women. Broad jumps, qualification;
Participants: Maryna Bekh, Anna Kornuta;
Athletics, women. Run, 200 m semi-finals
Participant: Natalia Pogrebnyak
As reported, the Ukrainian team fell to 50th place in the medal standings of the Olympics. The leader of the medal standings is still team USA — 26 gold, 23 silver and 26 bronze medals — a total of 75 awards. Far behind the American team in the UK (16-17-8, 41), China (15-14-17, 46) and Russia (11-12-13, 36).
Athlete Bondarenko gymnast Vernaeve and Ukrainian rowers will compete for Olympic gold 16.08.2016