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Belarusian athletes claim four medals at major international shooting tournament Grand Prix Wroclaw, hosted by Poland
Ilya Chergeiko has clinched the 50m small-bore rifle silver, while Vitaly Bubnovich has taken third place in the same discipline. Vitaly brings home two more bronze medals for the Belarusian national team: in the 50m small-bore rifle (prone) the Belarusian was third, behind Czech Tomáš Jeřábek and Polish Bartosz Jasiecki (ranked second and first respectively). London Olympic champion Sergei Martynov was fifth in this event. Meanwhile, in the 10m air rifle, Bubnovich scored 185.7 points, to finish third, behind Hungarian Istvan Peni and Poland’s Tomasz Bartnik.
The next tournament involving Belarusian marksmen is scheduled for May 2015, in Czech Plzen.
By Igor Leshin