The guy in February won the UEFA European championship.
The expert Commission of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine summed up the results of a sports month, which saw remarkable achievements in the international arena Ukrainian athletes, wrestlers and shooters, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
After a detailed analysis of the NOC recognized as the best athlete of the champion of Europe on Greco-Roman wrestling Seeds Novikov. His personal coach Yuriy Timchenko became the best coach of the month.
In February, the talented two-time world champion in the age categories U-23 Semyon Novikov played brilliantly in the championship of Europe in wrestling in Rome (Italy). In the ending of weight category of 87 kg he defeated European champion and world championship medalist from Hungary Viktor Leanza. Ukrainian fighter did not leave any chance to his opponent — won Hungarians with the account 7:1.
Note that prior to the triumph at the European championship among adults Semyon Novikov has twice climbed to the highest step of the podium of the world Championships in age categories U-23.