MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
At the beginning of October, in the city of Naro-Fominsk, Moscow Region, the Cup of Russia in wrestling grappling and grappling was held, which brought together wrestlers from almost all regions of our country.
The number and geography of the tournament participants is expanding every year. This year, a record number of athletes have arrived to participate in the competition, since the winners in the men’s weight categories receive the right to participate in the All-Russian “5 Stars” tournament.
The participant of the competition in the category up to 92 kg was the inspector for special assignments of the department of legal examination and normative work of the legal department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia, captain of the internal service Vladimir Kotelnikov.
On the first day of the competition in the grappling section, Vladimir Kotelnikov fought four bouts and took third place, losing only to the current world champion in the semifinals.
The second day of the championship turned out to be more successful for our athlete. Having uncompromisingly defeating all his rivals, Vladimir Kotelnikov, according to the results of the competition, became the champion of the Russian Cup in the grappling section and won a ticket to the prestigious “5 Stars” tournament, which will be held on October 24-25 in the city of Shali of the Chechen Republic, where five of the best Russian wrestlers will fight for the right to represent our country at the World Championships in Serbia this December.
Legal Department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia
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