The head of the Union of biathletes of Russia Vladimir Drachev said that Alexander Loginov and his coach Alexander Kasperovich was a criminal case. According to sports officials, the Russian biathletes could even go to prison if found his doping.
Ended up meeting the regular championship of the Continental hockey League between the local "Jokerit" and St. Petersburg SKA. The team of Alex Kudashov defeated "the jesters" on departure with the score 6:1 and extended their winning streak to 11 games.
For the epic four-volume "War and peace" (which the author himself called "wordy rubbish") and particularly his interpretation of the school program lost a true mystical personality of Leo Tolstoy. Who was he – a philosopher and free-thinker, or through his Messianic inspiration was apparent schizophrenia? If such person lived in medieval Europe, it would certainly be burned as a heretic, as burned in 1314 master of the knights Templar Jacques de Molay. But Leo Tolstoy was not so far from the Templars as you might think.
Players Ufa "Salavat Yulaev" in a match of the regular championship of the Continental hockey League met on the road with Magnitogorsk "Metallurgist". The game was extremely hard. Only in overtime helped them to gain victory over the rival with the score 2:1.
In the autumn of 1941 during the defense of Moscow the Russians and the French again met in battle at Borodino. During the offensive, the German command decided to use against the Russian 638-th infantry regiment, which consisted of French volunteers. Before the battle the French were reminded of the great past of their country and what their ancestors have had to fight with the Russian barbarians.
At the tennis tournament in Doha ended in a first round game between a Russian woman Veronika Kudermetova and France's Kristina Mladenovic. The winner of the competitors had to play all three sets. The next round was the representative of Russia.
Russian tennis player Svetlana Kuznetsova started with a victory at the prestigious tournament in Doha, whose prize Fund exceeds $ 2.9 million. In the first round match she was stronger Cagle Buyukakcay from Turkey.