Ukrainian pentathlete scored 1,472 points, seven points less than Olympic champion Alexander Lesun from Russia. Mexican sportsman Ismael Hernandez Uscanga won bronze medal.
Modern Pentathlon is a classic contest played out in five acts: fencing, swimming, horse riding, shooting and running - with all the events taking place on the same day.
As of today, Ukrainian Olympic Team has won two gold, five silver, and four bronze medals in Rio.
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