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The combined team of the Central Military District (CVD) won the championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in army hand-to-hand combat, which took place the day before in the Ivanovo airborne unit.

The second were the servicemen of the Eastern Military District. Third place went to the command of the Western Military District. There were also raffled places among the types and types of troops. Here the first place was taken by the command of the Airborne Forces. In total, 61 people took part in the tournament as part of nine teams – Central Military District, ZVO, Air Defense, YuVO, Aerospace Forces, Strategic Missile Forces, Airborne Forces, Northern Fleet and 12 Main Directorates of the RF Ministry of Defense.

In seven weight categories, the CVO team won two first, two second and one third places. In the weight category up to 75 kg, the lieutenant from the Abakan garrison Farrukh Rakhimov became the best. In the weight category up to 85 kg, the first place was taken by senior lieutenant from the Novosibirsk garrison Andrei Koshkin. In the weight category up to 60 kg, the second place was taken by junior sergeant from the Togliatti garrison Daniil Samkharadze. Another second place in the category over 85 kg was taken by Lieutenant from the Novosibirsk garrison Ruslan Gabaraev. Third place went to Daniil Yakhin, corporal from the Togliatti garrison, in the category up to 70 kg.

The team of the Central Military District for the championship was trained by the instructors of the special-purpose brigade in the Togliatti garrison.

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