Russian swimmer Roman Zhdanov became the strongest in the 150-meter complex. The correspondent of “Lenta.ru” informs about it.
The domestic paraathlete was ahead of the Israeli Ami Omer Dadaon and the Japanese Takayuki Suzuki. At the same time, Zhdanov set a world record, covering the distance in 2 minutes 12.17 seconds.
For Zhdanov, this is already the second gold medal at the Paralympics in Tokyo. Earlier, the Russian won the highest award in the 50-meter breaststroke. Then he also managed to set a world record.
In the unofficial medal standings, the Russian Paralympians are in third place. The leader is the Chinese national team.