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Team Spirit: Russians Won International Dota 2 Championship [Video]


The players of the Russian e-sports organization ‘Team Spirit’ won the Dota 2 – The International World Championship that was held at the National Stadium in Bucharest and got the prize fund of a record $40 million.   In the grand final,  the ‘Team Spirit’ group consisting of Russians Yaroslav Naidenov (Miposhka), Magomed Khalilov (Collapse), Alexander

Insight | Around Russia  | 27.07.21

Russians Named Their Favourite Intellectual Games


The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) presented data from a survey of Russians on the issue of intellectual games. It turned out that the favourite games of the country’s inhabitants are chess and checkers (25%), the quiz “What? Where? When?” (17%), card games (for example, poker), the “Own Game” quiz and backgammon (6% each). 

Funny Russia | Fun  | 16.06.21

Achilles the Cat Predicted Russian Team’s Victory in European Match


The Hermitage cat Achilles predicted the victory of the Russian national team in the European Football Championship match with the Finnish team in St. Petersburg, TASS reports. It is clarified that Achilles the Cat predicts the victory of the teams by choosing from two bowls with the flags of the countries. This time, after some

Fun | Sports  | 02.06.21

Russian Tennis Player Beat Swiss in ‘Roland Garros’ Round


The Russian Daria Kasatkina beat Swiss Belinda Bencic in the second round match of the French Open tennis championship “Roland-Garros”. The match ended with a score of 6:2, 6:2 in favour of Daria. In the next round, the Russian girl will play with the winner of the pair Sorana Cirstea (Romania) – Martina Trevisan (Italy),

Insight | Around Russia  | 07.05.21

New Survey: Russians are Not Addicted to Gambling


Every eighth Russian considers himself to be a gambler, according to the specialists of the SuperJob job search service. According to their research, 13 per cent of Russians are gamblers, on the contrary to 70 per cent of those who are not.  It turned out that men confessed being gamblers more often than women (15

Fun | Sports  | 20.03.21

Novosibirsk Residents Played Hockey With Sibanthracite Workers


An unusual sports festival with the participation of the leading players of the HC “Siberia”, Oleg Li and Yegor Milovzorov, was held at the rink in the working village of Linevo, VN.ru reports.  The meeting was organized by the Sibanthracite Group (the largest producer of metallurgical coal in Russia, the world leader in the supply

Recommended | Funny Russia | Fun | Videos  | 16.03.21

Russians Played Hockey on Airplane [Video]


The An-124 is so big that you can play hockey on board, Meduza reports. First, it was planned to fill the skating rink in the cabin of another cargo plane An-22 Antei. In the process of preparing the site, it turned out that Antei is too narrow, so they decided to arrange the match on

Fun | Sports  | 09.01.21

Rostov Handball Team Reached “Final Four”


The handball club “Rostov-Don” beat “Dynamo-Sinara” on the home court in the quarterfinal match of the Cup of Russia. According to the results of the match, the Rostovites reached the ‘Final Four’.   It is noted that Kristina Kozhokar was recognized as the best scorer. On account of her 10 goals against her rivals. The result

Fun | Sports  | 14.12.20

Yekaterinburg Girl Defeated Another Rival at Russian Chess Championship


The youngest participant in the superfinal of the women’s championship of Russia, Yekaterinburg chess player Leya Garifullina, became one of the three leaders, according to the press service of the Chess Federation of the Sverdlovsk Region.  In the 7th round, Garifullina became the first participant who managed to take points away from the sole leader,

Fun | Sports  | 24.11.20

FC Rostov Defeated Kazan ‘Rubin’ With Score 2:0


FC Rostov beat Rubin from Kazan in the match of the 15th round of the Russian Premier League with a score of 2:0. Rubin scored 21 points in 15 matches and took 10th place in the standings, while Rostov moved up to the fifth position with 26 points.  It is specified that the meeting took

Fun | Sports  | 18.11.20

Novosibirsk Team Beat Nizhny Novgorod Hockey Players


On November 17, in the final match of the next home series of the Continental Hockey League, Novosibirsk ‘Sibir’ beat ‘Torpedo’ Nizhny Novgorod.   Five minutes before the end of the first period, the Finnish player of the ‘Sibir’ team, Mikael Ruohomaa, hit the gates of the Nizhny Novgorod goalkeeper Alexei Melnichuk, bringing his team forward.

Fun | Sports | Videos  | 11.11.20

Art-Football 2020: Moscow Celebrates Olympics Anniversary [Video]


The main match of the festival, dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the 1980 Olympics in Moscow, was held in the Spartak Arena. The team of artists together with the stars of politics, business, and media representatives, played with the team of Olympic champions from different eras in different sports.   At the last minute,

Fun | Sports  | 02.11.20

Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg Defeated Dinamo Riga


On November 1, the Yekaterinburg hockey club “Avtomobilist” played at the Uralets stadium with “Dinamo” Riga. The game ended with a score of 7:2. On November 12, Avtomobilist will meet in Yaroslavl with the local Lokomotiv.  It is specified that Stanislav Bocharov opened the scoring in the 2nd minute. The opponents managed to equalize the