Russian Supermatch Results

On the 21st  of December  super-match  for Absolute Champion was held in boxing-bar  Tundra  with  the whole sellout. 10 strongest  armwrestlers participated  in this match. Among them were:

1. Grigoryev Nicolay   World Champion, 3 times Russian Champion;
2. Kruglov Andrew   Russian Champion, Winner of the International Tournament Golden  Bear
3. Kuznetsov Vasiliy Russian Champion, Winner of International Tournament Golden Bear 
4. Poska Boris   Russian Champion, 4th place on the World Junior Championship
5. Ezhov Vyacheslav   Winner of the Goodwill Games Armwrestling Tournament 1994
6. Golubyev Alexey   Bronze Prize in the International Tournament  Golden Bear .

                     1st photo (ежов и коля) Ezhov Vyacheslav &   Grigoryev Nicolay          

It took 3 hours to choose the strongest armwrestler . There was  the highest level  of competition, that was certified by the fact  4th place of World Champion Nicolay Grigoryev. He knuckled down to Vyacheslav Ezhov on left hands (two times), Boris Poska   and Andrew Kruglov on right hands. The winner of the previous super-match Vasiliy Kuznetsov also couldn't rise above the 6th place.

Final results:
1 place         Kruglov Andrew          84,1 kg
2 place         Ezhov Vyacheslav       75,7 kg
3 place         Poska Boris                 102,4 kg
4 place         Grigoryev Nicolay        73 kg
5 place         Muminov Eduard          74,4 kg
6 place         Kuznetsov Vasiliy          85 kg

The direct broadcasting of this match was held by Radio station Russkiy Shanson.
TV channel  Reg TV  hold television survey.
Sponsors were newspaper  Iz ruk v ruki  and trademark  Beer Sokol .

                                             2nd photo (василий) Kuznetsov Vasiliy         

 USA Thanks Vasiliy Kuznetsov and Tatiana Sergeeva for this story.



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