Yesterday, Might 10, the subsequent match of the Night time Hockey League, by which Russian President Vladimir Putin historically took half, was held within the Bolshoi Ice Palace in Sochi.
Within the gala match, the groups Ã¢â‚¬Å“Hockey LegendsÃ¢â‚¬Â met, the place the pinnacle of the state and the NHL nationwide staff performed below the 11th quantity. Putin scored 9 targets (nonetheless, such info appeared on the Kremlin web site, some media reported that the president had 10 exact hits) and led his staff to victory: the ultimate rating was 14: 7.
Nevertheless, it was not with out surprises. So, making a lap of honor and welcoming the spectators within the stands, the president didn’t discover the pink carpet unfold for official ceremonies, faltered about it and fell.
Vladimir Putin and Vyacheslav Fetisov
Within the video you’ll be able to see that different gamers, together with Vyacheslav Fetisov, noticed an impediment a couple of seconds earlier than falling, however they didn’t have time to stop it.
Nevertheless, teammates instantly rushed to the help of Putin and helped him to rise. The pinnacle of state additionally didn’t lose his head, and as if nothing had occurred accomplished the circle of honor.
Sports activities competitors will not be left with out feedback from community customers. So, many viewers observed that the defenders of the NHL staff, together with Boris Rotenberg, have been clearly not in a rush to repel PutinÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s sports activities assaults. Not with out ironic feedback concerning the fall itself.
Carpet planted for 15 days for insulting the authorities?
Fell, awoke, nonetheless the president of Russia!
– wrote netizens.
The match was additionally attended by Protection Minister Sergei Shoigu, hockey gamers Pavel Bure, Alexey Kasatonov, Viktor Shalimov and others. The singer Pelagia additionally attended the sport. She sang the Russian nationwide anthem earlier than the beginning of the competitors.