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The Championship of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation in hand-to-hand combat in memory of Hero of the Soviet Union Yuri Islamov was held in Yekaterinburg. The event was attended by servicemen of military units and formations of the Central, Southern, Eastern, Western military districts, as well as the navy. More than 100 servicemen took part in the competition.

The refereeing of the fights was carried out according to the Olympic system. The athletes dropped out of the tournament immediately after the first defeat. Athletes were assessed both in the team competition and individually. According to the results of the competition, the national team of the Central Military District took the first place in the overall team classification, the team of cadets of the Tyumen Higher Military Engineering Command School named after Marshal of Engineering Troops A.I.Proshlyakov became the silver medalist. The bronze medal of the tournament was won by the combined team of the Southern Military District.

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