New medal in Italian collection

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The second day of the championship ended by team pursuit among men. The team from Italy (Davide Ghiotto, Alessio Trentini, Michele Malfatti) took the first place with the result 3:53:11. The team from Kazakhstan (Dmitriy Morozov, Ivan Arzhanikov, Demyan Gavrilov) won the silver medal with the result 3:56:36. The team from the Netherlands (Ronald Ligtenberg, Jeroen Janissen, Sjors van der Meer) was the third – 3:57:97.

Let’s remind that the record in the high-speed pursuit race among student-athletes (3:47.25) belongs to the Italian team. Unfortunately, this year Italians haven’t succeeded to improve their results but it didn’t stop the guys to enjoy their victory.

“The ice is really wonderful. The atmosphere is very friendly. Everything is prepared to make athletes feel like at home. Special thanks to your fans. It is very pleasant when so many people are ready to support you during competitions. We hope to come back to Belarus once again!” — shared their impressions the Italian athletes.

Poland team was lack of 4 seconds to mount on the pedestal. The team took the 4th place. Belarusian team was ranked the 6th with the result 4:13.67.