Russian rhythmic gymnast Alexandra Soldatova

Russian rhythmic gymnast Alexandra Soldatova is the 2012 European Junior ribbon champion, the 2014 Russian National all-around bronze medalist and two-time Russian Junior National all-around medalist. Alexandra burst…

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Alex Ovechkin and Maria Kirilenko split

Famous Russian hockey player Alex Ovechkin and Maria Kirilenko split after three years together. In December 2012 a couple even announced their engagement. The decision to break off…

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Russian hero Ivan Poddubny

Russian hero Ivan Ivan Poddubny in the early XX century was known to the whole world by his Ring name – The Champion of Champions, Ivan The Terrible,…

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Russian ice dancer Marina Anissina

Russian ice dancer Marina Anissina with her partner Gwendal Peizerat represent France, they are the 2002 Olympic champions. In 2014, 39-year-old mother of two children Marina Anissina and…

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Sochi Olympics closing ceremony

Sochi Olympics closing ceremony – the final chord of the most successful in the history of the national sport. Never before Russian athletes won 13 gold medals at…

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Russian ice dancer Victoria Sinitsina

Russian ice dancer Victoria Sinitsina born 29 April 1995, in Moscow. Her father Alexander Sinitsin and aunt Tatiana Sinitsina are former gymnasts. Victoria Sinitsina began skating at age…

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