On August 10 at the European Championships in athletics in Berlin hosted the final races in women’s 800m.
Two Ukrainian women were able to get on the podium. Natalia Prishchepa with a time of 2:00.38 became the champion of Europe, and Olga Lyakhova in a bitter finish snatched the bronze medal – 2:00.79.
Interestingly, Prischepa until the last 100m was the fifth and only due to the fabulous finish line managed to beat all rivals.
We remind that the national team of Ukraine won four medals at the European championship-2018 in athletics. Marjan Sokolnicki and Alina Moldy won gold and silver respectively in race walking for 50 km, and Sergey Nikiforov won bronze in the long jump and Anna Ryzhkova won silver in the women’s 400-meter hurdles.
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