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Kazakh team wins 5 medals at Malaysian Open Grand Prix 2019

1 April 2019 16:24

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh track-and-field athletes brought 5 medals from the 1st Malaysian Open Grand Prix 2019 tournament held in Kuala-Lumpur, SPORTINFORM reports citing the press service of the National Track-and-Field Federation.

On the first day of the tournament, Ivan Ivanov won a gold medal in shot put with a record result of 19.53m.

High jumper Yaroslava Vislobokova also grabbed a gold medal with a 3.65m result.

Young athlete Sergey Sukhorukov won a bronze medal in 800m running event (1:51.43).

Rinat Kaissarov stands sixth in long jump overall ranking (7.22m).

On the final day of the event, Christina Ovchinnikova was ranked third in high jump and won a bronze medal.

Vadim Levchenkov finished third in 1,500m running competition (4:04:07) and was awarded a bronze medal too.

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