The international sambo tournament “President’s Cup of the Republic of Tatarstan” will take place soon in Kazan

October 01

The international sambo tournament of category A “President’s Cup of the Republic of Tatarstan” in 27 weight categories will be held within October 4 −7, 2018 in the palace of martial arts “Ak Bars”. More than 200 sportsmen from 25 countries will take part in the competition: Germany, France, Italy, Czech Republic, Hungary, The Netherlands, Latvia, Lithuania, Serbia, Greece, Estonia, Romania, Georgia, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Palestine, Mongolia, Belarus, Russia and others. In 2018 the tournament was qualified with category A, which allows the winners of the tournament to qualify for the title of Master of Sports of the International Class, as well as receive rating points to take part in the race for participation in the European Games 2019.

The organizers of the competitions are the following organisations: International Sambo Federation (FIAS), All-Russian Sambo Federation, Sambo Federation of the Republic of Tatarstan, Ministry of Sport of the Republic of Tatarstan, ANO “Directorate for Sports and Social Projects”, Ak Bars Holding Company and Autonomous non-commercial organization “Ak Bars Art Union”, which is the General Promoter of the Sambo Federation of the Republic of Tatarstan.

Spectators and guests will enjoy interesting fights and unforgettable emotions!

It is to highlight that the European Sambo Championship in Kazan in 2016 was recognized as the best one in the history of European and World Sambo.

Accreditation contacts :

Alena Markova

Press Service of Sambo Federation of the Republic of Tatarstan tel. +79393937175

Programme of the competitions

October 4 — Day of arrival

17.00-18.00 — Weigh-in in the weight categories:

Sports sambo M — 52,62,74,90, + 100 kg.

Sports sambo W — 48, 56, 64, 72, + 80 kg.

Combat Sambo — 57, 68, 82, 100 kg.

18.00-19.00 — representatives’ meeting and the draw

October 5

10:00 −15:30 Preliminary competitions:

Sports sambo M — 52,62,74,90, + 100 kg.

Sports sambo W — 48, 56, 64, 72, + 80 kg.

Combat Sambo — 57, 68, 82, 100 kg.

14:00-15:00 Weigh-in in the weight categories:

Sports Sambo M — 57, 68, 82, 100 kg.

Sports Sambo W −52, 60, 68, 80 kg.

Combat Sambo 52, 62, 74, 90, + 100 kg

16:00-16:30 Opening of the competition

17:00-21:00 Finals, rewarding of winners and prize-winners

October 6

10:00-16:00 Preliminary competitions:

Sport sambo M −57, 68, 82, +100 kg.

Sport sambo W −52, 60, 68, 80 kg.

Combat Sambo 52,62,74,90, + 100 kg.

16:00-21:00 Finals, rewarding of winners and prize-winners

21:00-21:45 Closing Ceremony

October 7

Day of departure

October 04—07 International tournament of category A for the prizes of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan (M&W)  Russia, Kazan