Ukraine ranks 8th in medal standings of European Championships this summer

11:20, 13 August 2018
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Ukraine's Maryna Bekh (left) jumped this season's best to clinch thesilver medal in the women's long jump / REUTERS

Ukrainian athletes have won eight gold, thirteen silver and five bronze medals, the official website of the European Championships said.

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The tournament in Glasgow and Berlin became the first multi-sport European championship, which will now be held every four years.

Delivered in partnership with several leading European sports federations, it includes the existing European Championships for athletics, aquatics, cycling, gymnastics, rowing and triathlon, and a new golf team championship.

Medal standings of the top 10 countries are the following (gold/silver/bronze/total):

1. Russia: 31-19-16 (66)

2. Great Britain: 26-26-22 (74)

3. Italy: 15-17-28 (60)

4. The Netherlands: 15-15-13 (43)

5. Germany: 13-17-23 (53)

6. France: 13-14-15 (42)

7. Poland: 9-6-6 (21)

8. UKRAINE: 8-13-5 (26)

9. Switzerland: 8-4-7 (19)

10. Hungary: 7-4-4 (15)

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