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Kazakhstan placed the 20th at the Paralympics in South Korea

19 March, 10:04 285
Kazakhstan placed the 20th at the Paralympics in South Korea

The first place was taken by athletes of the Paralympic national team of the USA, that took 36 medals (13 gold, 15 silver and 8 bronze medals).

The Kazakh Paralympic athletes entered the top-20 at the Paralympics in PeyongChang (South Korea). The Kazakhstan national team took the same place with the Chinese team, that gained the same number of medals, IIA Kazinform reports. 

The USA national team took the first place gaining 36 medals (13 gold, 15 silver and 8 bronze medals). The Russian team was the second with 12 medals less than the US national team (8 gold, 10 silver and 16 bronze medals). The Canadian Paralympic team took the third place, that gained 28 medals. The Russia national team overpassed the Canadian team by the large number of silver medals.

As was informed, Kazakhstan skier Aleksandr Kolyadin won the historical medal in the 2018 Paralympic Games in PyeongChang.