Tbilisi hosted the International Sambo Tournament dedicated to the memory of world and European champion Archil Chokheli. Inspectors of the Patrol and Inspection Service of the Russian MIA Administration for Novorossiysk international master of sports in sambo Yury Saifutdinov and master of sports in sambo Levon Matevosyan took part in the competitions. About two hundred athletes from various countries competed in the tournament.
The Novorossiysk policemen won the third place in their weight category of up to 82 kg having yielded only to Georgian sportsmen.
The winners and runners-up received cups, medals and internationally recognized diplomas.
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