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Ukraine remains in 28th position in the FIFA ranking, which was updated on Thursday, December 20.
Dynamo Kyiv will take on Greece's Olympiacos in the Round of 32 of the UEFA Europa League.
Ukrainian swimmer Mykhailo Romanchuk has won a gold medal at the 14th FINA World Swimming Championships (25 m) in Hangzhou, China.
Dynamo Kyiv players have qualified from first place in Group K for the UEFA Europa League's round of 32 despite a home loss to Czech club Jablonec in the final match of the tournament's group stage.
Shakhtar Donetsk players drew 1-1 with France's Lyon in the final round of the group stage of the Champions League in Kyiv on Wednesday.
Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina, world No. 4, has won the Open de Caen tournament in the French city of Cannes.
Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko, after beating Jose Pedraza, has left his compatriot Oleksandr Usyk behind in BoxRec's pound-for-pound ranking of the world's best boxers.
Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko has defeated Jose Pedraza from Puerto Rico in a unification fight for WBA and WBO lightweight world titles, Ukrinform reports.
WBA lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko of Ukraine and WBO champion Jose Pedraza of Puerto Rico have met face-to-face ahead of their Saturday fight.
Ukraine is one of only three member states of the Council of Europe that signed and ratified the Council of Europe Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions.
Ukrainian Yuliia Dzhima, the 4x6 km relay 2014 Olympic champion, has won a 15km individual women's race at the first stage of the Biathlon World Cup in Pokljuka, Slovenia.
Tyson Fury's promoter Frank Warren has said that the fight between undisputed cruiserweight king Oleksandr Usyk and world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua could take place on April 13, according to Boxing Scene.
Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko has said that he is preparing for a unification fight with Puerto Rican Jose Pedraza.