Kyrgyz team took 27th place in the medal standings at Asian Beach Games, ended in Vietnam on October 2, the official website of the competition informs.
According to it, 11 athletes presented the Kyrgyz Republic. They performed in four sports: Thai boxing, jujitsu, sambo and wrestling. They won five medals, gold and four bronze. Mambetzhan uulu Urmat (Sambo) took the first place. The third was Arthur Te (Sambo), Murtazali Murtazaliyev (jiu-jitsu), Kenzhebek uulu Azamat and Chyngyz Kerimkulov (both - wrestling).
It is reported that Vietnam team took the first place in the medal standings, having won 139 awards, the second - Thailand (90 medals), the third - China (49). At least 35 out of 42 participating countries won at least one medal.