Russian figure-skater Plushenko on national team’s final list

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Russian figure-skater Plushenko on national team’s final list 

MOSCOW, June 1 — Russian figure-skater and twice Olympic champion Yevgeny Plushenko, who announced his comeback to sports in April, has been included in the national team for the 2015/2016 season.

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IOC president: experience of 2014 Sochi Olympics crucial to Olympic movement

February 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on IOC president: experience of 2014 Sochi Olympics crucial to Olympic movement 

GENEVA, Feb. 7 — The experience of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics is important for the Olympic movement, the president of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, told TASS in an exclusive interview.

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