VIII International Dr. Pranciškus Eigminas Memorial SAMBO Tournament

Last weekend, on 12-14 December, an annual VIII International Dr. Pranciškus Eigminas Memorial SAMBO Tournament took place in Vilnius, Lithuania. Traditionally, the Tournament is held on the second weekend of December. Juniors from 10 countries took part in the Tournament (Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, Russia, Republic of Belarus, Israel, Netherlands, Belgium and Ireland). One of the most planned innovations in the SAMBO rules was tested: the victory with the clear advantage in view of the difference in 8 points. According to the participants, this rule affects positively on the dynamics and staginess of fight. Traditionally, the Tournament was held on … Read more