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On the basis of the Tyumen Higher Military Engineering Command School named after Marshal of the Engineering Troops A.I. Proshlyakov, the sambo championship has ended as part of the next stage of the annual sports contest of the Engineering Troops of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.

12 teams from formations, military units and organizations of central subordination, as well as separate engineering-sapper brigades, engineer-sapper and naval engineering regiments of district subordination took part in the tournament. Each of their teams included up to 8 conscript and contract servicemen. Athletes competed in special clothing.

The fight for prizes unfolded in eight weight categories: from 53 to over 98 kg. The competition was attended by 3 masters of sports, 10 candidates for masters of sports and more than 30 military personnel with sports categories in sambo.

In the course of a tense struggle, the first team place was taken by the team of the Tyumen VVIKU. The second place was taken by the engineering troops of the Eastern Military District, the third – by the Interspecies Regional Training Center of the Engineering Troops (Kstovo).

In addition, the team from the Tyumen All-Russian Military Institute of the Russian Federation took part in the last Championship of the Armed Forces in rugby-7, where it took 3rd place.

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