Ukrainian swimmer Mykhailo Romanchuk won gold in the world championship in China (PHOTO)

Украинский пловец Михаил Романчук выиграл «золото» чемпионата мира в Китае (ФОТО)

Ukrainian swimmer Mykhailo Romanchuk became the winner of the world championship on short water in the Chinese Hangzhou: he won the gold in the 1,500-meter freestyle, setting a record of the world Championships – 14 minutes 09,14 seconds.

About it reports UKRINFORM.

The silver medal was Italian Gregorio Paltrinieri (14.09,87), “bronze” went to Henrik Christiansen from Norway (14.19,39).

We will remind that before this the best performance of the Ukrainian competition in Hangzhou was the semi-finals Lubomir Meleshko (16th in the 100m butterfly) and Sergei Shevtsov (16th on 50-metrovke freestyle).

Note, in 2017 Mykhailo Romanchuk won the gold medal in the 1,500 m freestyle at the European championship on swimming on short water.