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Ukrainian basketball players won gold at the Deaflympiad, beating the United States in the final

Basketball players of the Ukrainian national team became the winners of the XXIV Deaflympics in Caxias do Sul, Brazil.

In the final, the Blue-Yellows defeated the US team with a score of 91:66, Ukrinform reports.

During the tournament, the Ukrainians won all eight matches in Brazil, inflicting the only defeat on the Americans.

Recall that at the group stage Ukraine defeated Lithuania (93:48), Brazil (92:45), Greece (89:41), Venezuela (88:53), Taiwan (81:35), beat Argentina in the quarterfinals (88:50). ), and in the semi-finals – Venezuela (82:72).

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Ukrainian deaflympians lead the overall medal standings of the competition, which will end on May 15.

Photo: deaflympics2021.com.

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