The Russian women’s national artistic gymnastics team won in the team all-around at the Olympic Games for the first time, TASS reports. The team included Lilia Akhaimova, Viktoria Listunova, Angelina Melnikova, and Vladislava Urazova. Russian sportswomen scored 169.528 points in total for four types of programmes. It is noted that in the medal standings of
Russian athletes, members of the Russian national team (ROC team), Yulia Karimova and Sergei Kamensky, won bronze medals in the mixed teams competition in air rifle shooting from 10 metres at the XXXII Summer Olympics in Tokyo, RIA Novosti reports. It is noted that this award was the 16th for Russia at the Tokyo Games.
Russia launched the #WewillROCyou flash mob in support of the Russian Olympic team, RIA Novosti reports. It is specified that the Olympic Games in Tokyo have started on July 23rd. For Russia, without national flags, without any national symbols, and in a neutral uniform, it was not so easy to save a cheerful mood.
The Russians, Alexander Bondar and Viktor Minibaev, won bronze medals in synchronized diving from a 10-metre platform at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, TASS reports. The result of Russian athletes was 439.92 points. The British, Thomas Daly and Matty Lee (471.81), won the gold medal, and the Chinese, Cao Yuan and Chen Aisen (470.58), took
The majority of Russian entrepreneurs (79 per cent) believe that sports have a positive effect on employee performance, as follows from the results of a survey of business owners conducted by the NAFI Analytical Centre. According to most entrepreneurs, up to 40 per cent of company employees regularly play sports, and 42 per cent of
On June 20, the results of the first All-Russian competitive marathon “Healthy Children – Healthy Russia” were summed up in Moscow. The event, held by Irina Viner International Sports Academy with the support of the Presidential Grants Fund, the Ministry of Education, and the Ministry of Sports of Russia, gathered hundreds of athletes, RIA Novosti
Volleyball players of the Russian national team defeated the Argentine team in the match of the preliminary stage of the League of Nations. The meeting which took place in Rimini, Italy, ended with a score of 3:1 (25:19, 25:23, 21:25, 25:19) in favour of the Russian team, RIA Novosti reports. It is noted that the
Specialists of the analytical centre of the Tutu.ru travel service found out what active and extreme kinds of sport Russians prefer to do in their free time, RIA Novosti reports. It turned out that the list of the most favourite active and extreme sports of Russians is headed by climbing and trekking for which 16
The Russian national team beat Finland in the second match of the group stage of the European Football Championship. The meeting held in St. Petersburg ended with a score of 1:0, Esquire reports. The only goal in the 45th minute of the match was scored by Aleksey Miranchuk. ПО-БЕ-ДА! Первые 3 очка на ЕВРО-2020 ✅
The Russian national rhythmic gymnastics team won medals at the European Championship which was held in Varna, Bulgaria, RIA Novosti reports. The European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship was held in Varna from June 9 to June 13, 2021. It is clarified that the Russians won six gold, two silver, and two bronze medals. The second place
The Russian women’s volleyball team defeated the Canadian team in the match of the preliminary stage of the League of Nations, RIA Novosti reported. The competition takes place in Rimini, Italy. It is clarified that the meeting ended with a score of 3:0 (25:15, 25:12, 25:14). As part of the Russian national team, Arina Fedorovtseva
The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) has confirmed that the 2022 Men’s World Cup will be held in Russia, despite the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) sanctions against Russian sports, TASS reports with reference to the federation’s press service. “The FIVB welcomes WADA’s recognition of the fact that it is legally and practically impossible to move the
The Russians, Viktor Melantyev and Vladislav Chebotar, took first place at the European Rowing Championships in the 500m double canoe competition in Poznan, Poland, TASS reports. It is specified that the Russians showed the result of 1 minute 44.915 seconds. The Germans (+0.074) became the silver medalists and the Ukrainians (+0.560) received bronze medals. It