The Swedish goalkeeper of HC Salavat Yulaev Niklas Svedberg leaves the team. According to the official website of the hockey club, the contract with the 27-year-old goalkeeper is terminated as agreed by the parties. Svedberg defended the net of Salavat Yulaev for two seasons. "We do not have any gaps in our composition.
The team of KAMAZ-master, the five-time winner of the Silk Road rally and the main favourite in the category of trucks of the marathon’s seventh edition, announced a composition of crews which will go to the transcontinental rally across Russia, Kazakhstan and China. According to the press service of the Ministry of Youth Policy and Sport RB, the colours of "Blue Armada" at the solemn start of the rally on Red Square will be presented by four pilots, including two-time and current winner of the race Airat Mardeev and Eduard Nikolayev, who became the strongest in 2010, accompanied by Dmitry Sotnikov and the most experienced Anton Shibalov.
Rustem Khamitov signed decree on preparation and holding of Summer International Children's Games 2019 in Ufa
The Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov signed a decree on preparation and holding of the 53rd Summer International Children's Games in Ufa in 2019. According to the document, the Games will be held in the capital of Bashkortostan in June-July 2019. The Government of the republic, together with the organizing committee, is instructed to develop and approve an appropriate action plan and cost estimate by December 1, 2017, as well as to identify sources for expenditures funding.
On June 24, the All-Russian Olympic Day will be celebrated across Russia. This year, the holiday will be dedicated to the upcoming Winter Olympic Games in South Korean Pyeongchang. Recall that in 2016 the Olympic Day was timed to the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, in 2015 - the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War and the 35th anniversary of the 22nd Olympic Games in 1980 in Moscow.
13 schoolchildren from Ufa will go to the 51st Summer International Children's Games. Competitions of young athletes will be held in the city of Kaunas (Lithuania) from July 4 to 9. Total, the Games will be attended by athletes from 100 cities around the world. The program of the competitions will include track and field athletics, sailing, judo, swimming, table tennis, basketball 3x3, beach volleyball and football.
The European Fencing Championship continues in Tbilisi. The Russian team won silver medals in the team tournament of the fencers – Ufa residents Timur Arslanov and Timur Safin, as well as Dmitry Zherebchenko and Alexei Cheremisinov. Our quartet confidently defeated the Italians in the semifinals - 45:40.
The European Fencing Championship continues in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi. The Ufa native Timur Safin won a silver medal in the men's tournament of the foil fencers. On the way to the semifinal, Timur defeated the representatives of Belgium, Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic. He was stronger than the Frenchman Jeremy Cadot in the semifinals - 15: 7.
HC Salavat Yulaev parted with the defender Konstantin Korneev. According to the mutual agreement of the parties, the contract, concluded for one more season, was terminated ahead of schedule, the press service of HC Salavat Yulaev informs. In the last season Korneev held 42 matches, in which he scored three (
The Russian national football team will hold a friendly match against the Hungarian team on Monday, June 5. The meeting will be held in Budapest at the "Groupama Arena" stadium, beginning at 21.30 Moscow time. The Russian team includes the goalkeeper of FC Ufa Alexander Belenov, but he has a serious competition in this game line: Igor Akinfeev (
As the press service of the Ufa hockey club informs, the Bashkir club and HC Diesel (Penza) made an exchange. HC Salavat Yulaev received the rights to the bronze medalist of the youth world championship George Busarov in exchange for monetary compensation. The forward held the 2016/17 season as part of the HC Diesel.
Trainees of Bashkir sports - foil fencers Timur Safin and Arthur Akhmatkhuzhin are nominated for the "Man of the Year-2017" Award. Together with their partner Alexei Cheremisinov they can receive the GQ Men's Magazine Award in the nomination "Athlete of the Year". It is possible to vote for the champions of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro right now.