Photo: NOC of Ukraine
Ukrainian shooters Olena Kostevych and Oleh Omelchuk won the Olympic bronze medal in air pistol bullet shooting (distance 10 m) in mixed doubles at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
On the 4th competitive day of the Games, the bank of the Ukrainian national team was replenished with the 3rd Olympic award. Ukrainian athletes won the bronze final of the mixed teams competition in air pistol shooting in the shooting center “Asaka”.
In the fight for the third place in the Olympic podium Ukrainians faced talented rivals – representatives of Serbia Zoran Radunovic and Damir Mikeca: 16 points against 12.
Earlier, 20-year-old Daria Bilodid defeated Shira Rishony (Israel) in the category up to 48 kg in the fight for the 3rd place and received a bronze medal. Also, Ukrainian fencer Ihor Reizlin won a bronze medal in the men’s individual sword fight at the Tokyo Olympics.