Russian Vladislav Larin won the gold medal in taekwondo at the Tokyo Olympics. The correspondent of “Lenta.ru” informs about it.
In the final bout in the weight category over 80 kilograms, the Russian defeated the representative of North Macedonia Dejan Georgievski. The fight ended with a score of 15: 9 in favor of the athlete from Russia.
On Monday, July 26, the gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics in taekwondo was won by the Russian Maxim Khramtsov. This is the country’s first medal of the highest dignity in this sport in the history of the Games.
The Olympic Games in Tokyo will run until August 8th. The competition was postponed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic.