10 June 2014, Tuesday, 15:22

Ufa tennis wheelchair athletes won the World Cup as part of the Russian team

author: Gulfiya Akulova

Students of Ufa boarding school No. 13 Ildus Shaikhislamov and Arthur Saitgareev competed as part of the Russian junior team at the World Team Cup Wheelchair Tennis, which was held in the Dutch town of Alphen.

As the press service of the Ministry of Sports and Youth Policy RB informs, on results of the competition for the first time the Russian national team won the first place and won the Cup.

As part of the Russian women's team Dinara Sabitova, another former alumnus of the boarding school No. 13 now living in Moscow participated in the World Cup. Dinara is the silver medalist of the international tournament in Holland Junior; she is a multiple medalist of Russian Cups and winner of Ufa TV award "Hero of Our Time."