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Egor Gerasimov progresses at Chengdu Open
24 September, 18:28
Belarus' world number 98 defeated China's world number 234 Zhe Li 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 to progress to the Chengdu Open round two on 24 September.
Belarusian chess players win Vladimir Dvorkovich Cup in Kazakhstan
24 September, 18:25
The Belarusian team featuring Vyachaslau Zarubitski, Dianis Lazavik, Volha Badelka and Aliaksandra Tarasenka won gold medals before the end of the competitions.
Alexey Kudin. Photo courtesy of the organizers
MMA tournament in Minsk to feature athletes from seven countries
24 September, 17:37
The tournament will include 14 professional ranking fights in mixed martial arts. Belarusian fighters will compete with athletes from Afghanistan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, and France.
Olga Govortsova. Photo courtesy of Gotennis.ru
Olga Govortsova out of Tashkent Open singles
24 September, 15:32
In the doubles event Olga Govortsova and Russia's Valeria Savinykh have advanced into the quarterfinal to join the Belarusian-Romanian duo Lidziya Marozava and Irina-Camelia Begu.
Lidziya Marozava. Photo courtesy of the Belarusian Tennis Federation
Marozava, Begu reach Tashkent Open quarterfinal
24 September, 14:04
In the round of last 16 the Belarusian-Romanian duo saw off U.S. Francesca Di Lorenzo and Poland's Katarzyna Kawa 6-4, 6-3.
Ilya Ivashka
Ilya Ivashka into Open d'Orleans last 32
24 September, 13:44
The Belarusian defeated Russia's Evgeny Karlovskiy (World No.256) 7-6 (8-6), 6-4 in the first round. Ilya Ivashka will next face Sweden's world number 105 Mikael Ymer.
Aliaksandr Bersanau (left)
Aliaksandr Bersanau wins silver at 2019 World Weightlifting Championships
24 September, 11:43
The Belarusian cleared 169kg to claim silver. The athlete's overall result of 370kg (169kg+201kg) placed him fourth in the standings.
Photos courtesy of Jimmie48 tennis photography
Sabalenka cruises past Collins in Wuhan second round
24 September, 09:10
Last year's Wuhan winner Aryna Sabalenka dropped just one game against Danielle Collins en route to a commanding win at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open. The match lasted just 50 minutes.
Egor Gerasimov. Photo courtesy of the organizers of the St. Petersburg Open 2019
Belarus' Egor Gerasimov breaks into ATP Top 100
23 September, 16:32
Egor Gerasimov of Belarus has hit a new career high, entering the ATP Top 100 for the first time, BelTA has learned. Last week, 26-year-old Egor Gerasimov was 119th. After reaching the semifinal in St Petersburg he climbed 21 spots up to place 98th with the total of 565 points.
Damiel Mukete and Nikita Svirid (right)
Belarusian judokas win medals at Tashkent Grand Prix 2019
23 September, 14:40
In the bronze medal bout Daniel Mukete proved too strong for Serbia's Bojan Dosen, Nikita Svirid took a confident win over Viktor Demyanenko from Kazakhstan.
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