The legendary designer of the famous machine, twice Hero of Socialist Labour and Hero of the Russian Federation, the winner of the highest prizes of the USSR and Russia's Mikhail Kalashnikov was born in Kurya village, Altai province. But 11 years later his family had to start life anew in the harsh conditions of Tomsk region.[C-BLOCK]
The international Olympic Committee has awarded a nine-time Olympic champion in gymnastics Larisa Latynina for contribution to the development of the Olympic movement. The accomplished athlete received the award at a meeting of the Olympic Committee of Russia, held in Moscow.
Two-time champion of Russia on Boxing George Kushitashvili charged. The athlete is accused of beating of the employee of Regardie and possession of drugs.
The first car of Vladimir Putin, was "Zaporozhets", which he won in the lottery DOSAAF. It is possible that in those same years he shaved with a razor "Kharkiv" and the order is induced with a vacuum cleaner "Rocket". All this was done in the USSR.
The fifth racket of the world of Daniil Medvedev was eliminated in the first round of the tennis tournament in Rotterdam. Russian tennis player lost in straight sets to canadian Waseca Pospisil with the score 4:6, 3:6.
Striker Alexander Kokorin went to Turkey for a training camp in the "Zenit-2" acting in the second division. Earlier it was reported that 28-year-old will continue his career at the Premier League club "Sochi".
Muscovite Peter Krylov was called as "the king of weights". And no wonder: it's the nickname of the wings really deserved. But weight is only one of the props, strongman. Peter raised horses, bent rails lay under the car and even broke stones with his fist.