Ukrainian karate Valery Chebotar, acting in weight to 84 kg, won a silver medal at the world Championships in Madrid.
This victory was historic for Ukrainian karate because it was the first Ukrainian athlete Valery Chebotar from Chernivtsi won the award.
Recall that this is the first world Cup in the Olympic status of karate and press conference will be held on the day of the team’s return to Ukraine.
“Sometimes to win all the matches is not enough for gold. Wanted to hear the Ukrainian national anthem, but that dream was taken away from me,” said after the final, Valery Chebotar.