NAMES OF ATHLETES WHO JOIN TEAM OF EUROPE AT THE MATCH ARE ANNOUNCED

Continental battle, which will be held in Minsk on September 9 and 10, promises its fans a spectacular confrontation of the real Titans and a vivid emotional struggle at the Dinamo stadium.  Europe and the United States confidently approached the issue of selection for the national teams and put forward the strongest for the Match. Behind the athletes have effective performances in the season and victories at the Continental Championships. The prestigious status of historical event involves the performance of only the best athletes of the planet.

It is guaranteed that 7 titled ambassadors of the international forum will perform for the European team: 1. Mariya Lasitskene (High Jump); 2. Ekateríni Stefanídi (Pole Vault); 3. Ramil Guliyev, (100m/200m); 4. Thomas Röhler (Javelin Throw); 5. Armand Duplantis (Pole Vault); 6. Daniel Ståhl (Discus Throw); 7. Piotr Lisek (Pole Vault).  10 Belarusian athletes have already joined the star line-up of famous athletes: 1. Maksim Nedasekau (High Jump); 2. Elvira Herman (100m H); 3. Tatsiana Khaladovich (Javelin Throw); 4. Nastassia  Mironchyk-Ivanova (Long Jump); 5. Karyna Taranda (High Jump); 6. Hanna Malyshchyk (Hammer Throw); 7. Iryna Zhuk (Pole Vault); 8.  Darya Barysevich (1500m); 9. Aliona Dubitskaya (Shot Put); 10. Dmitry Nabokau  (High Jump).  

In total, 152 athletes will compete for the European team. The names of many of them were announced by the President of the European Athletics Association Svein Arne Hansen at a press conference at the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Belarus. Famous athletes such as Paraskeví Papahrístou (Triple Jump), Orlando Ortega (110m H), Konrad Bukowiecki (Shot Put), Anzhelika Sidorova (Pole Vault), Sergey Shubenkov (110m H), Nikoléta Kiriakopoúlou (Pole Vault), Yuliya Levchenko (High Jump) are already on this list.

The full list of the European Team will be announced after August 19, as in some events athletes are still fighting for the right to represent the continent.