Ridiculous case took the life of 15-year-old champion of Russia in pankration Irina Rybnikova. At home, the girl was taking a bath, taking the smartphone that put it on the charger. Phone accidentally fell into the water, and the young athlete died from the shock.
The tragedy occurred in the town of Bratsk in Irkutsk region, where he lived champion.
Just two months ago, Irina Rybnikova won the championship of Russia in pankration in the weight category of 57 kilograms, which secured her a place in the national team of Russia on this sport.
Pankration – revived the ancient Greek Olympic combat. This martial art is very reminiscent of fighting without rules, fighters can use punches and kicks, and wrestling moves. To reduce the head injuries of athletes protects helmet, his hands dressed gloves and foot – pads.