Graduate of the Faculty of Law of 2012 Andrey Demanov won European Championship in weight lifting that was held in Tel Aviv.
In the weight category up to 105 kg Russian weight-lifters took two prizes. Tatarstan representative Andrey Demanov took the first place having lifted 405 kg (183 kg in pull-up and 222 in pull-over). His compatriot Timur Naniev took the second place having lifted 404 kg (182+222) followed by Belorussian Andrey Aryamnov who lifted 396 kg (184+212).
It bears reminding that Demanov became two-time European champion. Previously the Universiade champion took the first place of the Old World in Kazan in 2011. However at that time Kazan representative participated in the weight category up to 94 kg.