Day#4 Recap: Gold Medal Day for Junior 14-15 year old male division
Ring B hosted the finals of the J14-15 males with Russia’s Kurban Kurbanov in the -75kg division reeling in the momentum with a dominant performance against the home team’s Huseyin Ali Savan.
It was Team GB who put a stop to Russia and Belarussia’s streak of dominant performances with Fergus Smith launching a classy performance against Russsia’s Matvei Shikhov. Both athletes won bronze in the 2021 World Championships in Bangkok, making this match a step up on the podium with Fergus dominating and reaching the top at this EMC2022.
At the end of the night it was the Russia dominating the gold medal count with 8 followed by Team GB with 2 and Turkey, Belarus, Azerbaijan and Estonia with 1.
Congratulations to all the athletes!