The City of Skopje will award the Olympic vice-champion Georgievski with 300.000 denars

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At the initiative of Mayor Petre Shilegov, the City of Skopje will award a cash prize in the amount of 300.000 denars to the winner of the silver medal in taekwondo (category over 80 kg) at the Tokyo Olympics, Dejan Georgievski.

This decision will be on the agenda of the next session of the Council of the City of Skopje.

Georgievski landed too short at the airport in Skopje where he was greeted by a large number of citizens, and the formal reception will be held at 19.30 pm on Macedonia Square.

After the historic performance at the Olympic Games, where he won the silver medal, Georgievski became the most successful Macedonian athlete at the Olympic Games, and this is the first medal for our country after a break of 21 years.

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