A team from water company Slavnaya has won the Bright Beach Soccer Tournament, the first of many Bright Team events organised by the Minsk European Games Organising Committee (MEGOC) in the lead up to next year’s European Games in Minsk, Belarus.
The one-day tournament, which featured six teams in total, took place at the new beach soccer stadium built inside the Olympic Sports Complex. The teams were organised into two groups, A and B. Team “Art Stars” topped Group A following victories over a team of volunteer candidates for the European Games (8:0) and a team of journalists and TV personalities from the National State TV and Radio Company (2:0).
Team Slavnaya won Group B by defeating a team of journalists and TV anchors from the ONT channel (4:2) and a MEGOC team (3:0). The Art Stars finished in second place overall, with NSTVRC in third.
The player of the tournament was Yuri Tsyrkunov from the Art Stars.