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 Fans welcome silver winner Beleniuk and other Olympic athletes at Boryspil airport. PHOTOS

Ukraine's Greco-Roman wrestling and synchronized swimming teams were greeted by Olympic fans at Boryspil airport after they returned from Rio de Janeiro.

As reported by Censor.NET citing the National Olympic Committee, special attention was focused on Olympic silver medalist, wrestler Zhan Beleniuk. His mother Svitlana and dog Casper came to the airport.

Beleniuk thanked everyone for the incredibly warm welcome and support which, according to him, were felt all the time, especially in Rio.

Youth and Sports Minister Ihor Zhdanov, representatives of the National Olympic Committee, sports associations, the media, friends and relatives also came to greet the Ukrainian Olympians.

See more: Kyiv welcomes Ukraine's Para athletes leaving for Rio Paralympics. PHOTOS

As previously reported, Ukraine ranked 31st in the final medal count in Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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