Qualifying for The World Games 2017
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Qualifying for The World Games 2017

The First Eleven Athletes booked the Ticket to Wroclaw!

Athletes, officials and delegates from 102 countries participated in the IFMA Royal World Cup. It was the first qualifying event for The World Games 2017 to be held in Wroclaw, Poland. After 10 days of competition and nearly 1,000 fights the first eleven athletes booked their ticket for TWG 2017.

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The International Muaythai Federation (IFMA) announced the following names:

MALE

  1. 54 Kg – Thachtana Loungphon – Thailand
  2. 57 Kg – Vewart Comta – Thailand
  3. 63.5 Kg –  Itay Guyer – Israel
  4. 67 Kg – Magomed Zaynukov – Russia
  5. 71 Kg – Andrei Kulebin – Belarus
  6. 75 Kg – Olivier Ngoto – France
  7. 81 Kg – Valent Dzmitry – Belarus
  8. 91 Kg – Artem Vakhitov – Russia

FEMALE

  1. 51 Kg – Parita Padpho – Thailand
  2. 54 Kg – Sofia Olofsson – Sweden
  3. 60 Kg – Valentina Shevchenko – Peru

The gold medalists in the different weight classes at the 2015 Royal World Cup were nominated by IFMA for the 10th edition or The World Games TWG from 20 to 30 July 2017 in Wroclaw/Poland. Further qualifying events announced by IFMA will be the World Championships in 2016 and the Asian Indoor Martial Art Games, Ashgabat (TKM), in 2017.

Qualification for TWG 2017 follows a simple principle: only the top athletes or teams in every discipline and sports qualify for participation considering the universality of the event. Unlike the Olympics, invitations to and management of the competition are in the hands of the international sports federations. A total of 27 sports will be showcased in 2017.

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In addition to the official programme, four invitational sports competitions will also be showcased. About 180 medal events will be presented at the tenth edition of The World Games. The International World Games Association expects that around 3,600 athletes from about 100 countries will strive for gold in 2017.

Source: IWGA

Last tourneys

Acrobatic Gymnastics
Men's Pairs All-Around Final Exercise
Gold GERGERMANY
29.310
Silver RUSRUSSIAN FEDERATION
29.090
Bronze BELBELGIUM
28.550
Trampoline Gymnastics
Women's Tumbling Final
Gold CHNJIA Fangfang
72.400
Silver RUSKOROBEINIKOVA Anna
71.200
Bronze GBRCOLEBECK Lucie
71.000
Roller Hockey
Men's Preliminary Round - Group A Match
CZECZECH REPUBLIC
4
POLPOLAND
1
Acrobatic Gymnastics
Women's Groups All-Around Final Exercise
Gold RUSRUSSIAN FEDERATION
29.440
Silver BLRBELARUS
29.040
Bronze GBRGREAT BRITAIN
28.235
Squash
Men's Last 16 Match
CZEKOUKAL Jan
0
HKGLEE Max
3
Squash
Men's Last 16 Match
FRAMARCHE Gregoire
3
GBRSTEWART Rory
1
Squash
Men's Last 16 Match
PERELIAS Diego
3
MASADNAN Nafizwan
1
Squash
Men's Last 16 Match
GBRCOLEMAN Ben
2
HKGYIP Tsz Fung
3
Korfball
Mixed Team Finals Gold Medal Game
Gold NEDNETHERLANDS
26
Silver TPECHINESE TAIPEI
14
Trampoline Gymnastics
Men's Double Mini-Trampoline Final
Gold RUSZALOMIN Mikhail
76.600
Silver USARENKERT Alexander
73.700
Bronze PORCARVALHO COSTA Diogo
73.100

Next tourneys

Beach Handball
Women's Preliminaries - Group A Match
Wed 26 Jul 2017 at 09:00
ESPSPAIN
ARGARGENTINA
Archery
Men's Barebow Qualification Unmarked
Wed 26 Jul 2017 at 09:00
Archery
Women's Barebow Qualification Unmarked
Wed 26 Jul 2017 at 09:00
Water Skiing
Women's Wakeboard Freestyle Last Chance Qualifiers Heat 2
Wed 26 Jul 2017 at 09:00
Water Skiing
Women's Wakeboard Freestyle Last Chance Qualifiers Heat 1
Wed 26 Jul 2017 at 09:00

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