Polina Guryeva became the Honored Master of Sports of Turkmenistan.
The decree on awarding the honorary title, signed by the President of Turkmenistan, was read by the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, Honored Coach of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov at the celebrations held today in the Olympic town of Ashgabat.
Polina also received the keys to the Lexus LX570 Sport Plus brand car and a new three-room apartment and 50 000 US dollars.
Turkmen athlete Polina Guryeva won a silver medal in the up to 59 kg weight category at the Olympic Games in Tokyo and became the first representative in the history of Turkmenistan to win a medal at the Olympic Games.
The athlete showed the result of 217 kg (121 in the jerk and 96 in the snatch).