Ukrainian judo George Zantaraya won the bronze medal at the Grand Slam tournament in Paris (France), reports “Bagnet” with reference to isport.ua.
In the 1/16 final of weight category to 66 kg the Ukrainian defeated the Russian Aram Grigoryan, after that won the battle of Qatari judoka Ayub al-Idrisi, in a quarterfinal was stronger than Abdelmagid Mohamed from Egypt, and in the semi-final lost to Moldovan judoka Denis Vieru.
In the fight for third place in the Ukrainian defeated the Russian Abdul She. For 29 seconds until the end of the fight, the Ukrainian for his appointment received a score of waza-Ari.
The gold was won by Denis Vieru, silver – Georgian Vazha Margvelashvili.