Five more Ukrainian athletes were in the finals of the European championship in 2018 following today’s qualifying competition at the “Olympiastadion” in Berlin.
In the discus throw Kharkov Nikita Nesterenko of the morning competition on August 7 in Berlin, posted his best result of the season – 63 m 34 cm, which was 6th in qualifying, reports uaf.org.ua.
In the women’s 400 m hurdles women Ukraine has three members. But Victoria Tkachuk and Anna Ryzhikova, rating start with the semi-finals, so in the previous race were only Mary, Mikolenko from Donbass. And he did it perfectly – joined her friends in the team with the third total time – 56,39 S.
In the 800 m Olga Lyakhova from Poltava and current champion of Europe Natalia Prischepa advanced to the semifinals by winning their races. Moreover, Lyakhov did it with the best result among all the participants – 2.00,26. Natalia Prishchepa was the first in his race with a time of 2.04,07.
With the best result of the season came in the semifinals in the women’s 400 m sumchanin Vitaliy Butrym – 45,82 s.
We will add that in the evening today, August 7, at the European championship-2018 in Berlin will perform in the final in hammer throwing Gleb Piskunov, in the final running for 10 thousand meters – SIRUK Dmitry and Vasily Koval, in qualifying in the pole vault Marina Kilico, and in the semifinals in the women’s 400 m hurdles – Denis Nechiporenko (third race).