Home favourite Yury Rybak prevented Russia from claiming victories in all eight finals in which they were represented on the final day of the 2017 European Sambo Championships here after beating Aslan Kambiev to the men's over 100 kilograms gold medal.
World champion Tatsiana Matsko claimed hosts Belarus’ second gold medal of the 2017 European Sambo Championships here today after winning the women’s 64 kilograms category.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov has claimed that recognition of the sport from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is "crucial" for countries seeking Governmental support and funding, adding that it is less important for powerhouses Russia.
European Sambo Federation President Sergey Eliseev has claimed it is "useless" for the sport's athletes to dope.
Georgia’s Nino Odzelashvili and Ukraine’s Anastasiya Shevchenko claimed the respective women’s 72 kilograms and 60kg titles here on the opening day of the 2017 European Sambo Championships to limit Russia’s gold medal tally to five.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov has hailed the sport’s inclusion on the programme for the 2019 European Games in Minsk as a "great success".
The 2017 European Sambo Championships are due to begin here tomorrow in Belarus’ capital, where the continent’s leading athletes will battle it out for honours across 27 different categories.
Cameroon and hosts Seychelles both tasted victory in beach sambo as the 2017 African Sambo Championships came to a close today.
Morocco continued their dominance at the African Sambo Championships as they won the team competition in the Seychelles today.
Morocco enjoyed an emphatic start to the African Sambo Championships in the Seychelles today as they won three gold medals.
The 2017 African Sambo Championships, due to be held in the Seychelles, are set to begin tomorrow.
The first Russian Sambo Championship among the blind is due to be held in Moscow from May 20 to 21, it has been confirmed.
The Belgian Sambo Federation (BASFAD) has opened the entry process to the Belgian Sambo Open, due to be held in Tournai in June.
The African Sambo Championships, due to be held in the Seychelles between May 12 and 14, are set to be the venue for the testing of proposed changes to sambo weight categories.
Helmets which can be used in visually impaired sambo competitions were put through their paces at an international exhibition in Moscow.