A Petrozavodsk State University student is a three-time Russian champion in Thai boxing
The student of the Institute of Physical Culture, Sports and Tourism of Petrozavodsk State University Natalia Dyachkova (the Karelian "Lynx") won the championship of Russia on Thai boxing, which was held in Magnitogorsk. In the final match (54 kg) N.Dyachkova met with the representative of the Omsk region Polina Matyushina. The Karelian athlete won a landslide victory in the first round after three knockdowns.
This victory is a ticket to the World Cup to be held in May 2016 in Sweden.