Russian businessmen Roman Abramovich and Mikhail Prokhorov entered the top 10 richest owners of sports clubs in the world by Forbes magazine. This is the website of the publication.
The owner of London football Chelsea Abramovich ranked seventh. His fortune is estimated at 9.1 billion. 50-year-old Russian bought the club in 2003 for 140 million pounds (about 172 million dollars). In 14 years Chelsea four times won the championship of England and once in the Champions League in 2012.
Prokhorov, who owns the club of the National basketball Association (NBA) "Brooklyn nets", occupies in the ranking of eighth place. His fortune is estimated at 8.9 billion dollars.
The rating is headed by the General Director of Corporation Microsoft Steve Ballmer owning the club NBA "Los Angeles clippers". The state of the Balmer — $ 30 billion.
The head coach of Russian national team Tatyana Pokrovskaya criticized the decision of the International Federation for aquatic species (FINA) on the renaming of synchronized swimming in the dressing. According to her, the former name was more representative of the content of the sport, but renaming the essence will not change.
Synchronized swimming is renamed to the artistic decision of the Congress of the International Federation for aquatic species (FINA). The vote took place in Budapest, where these days passes the world championship on water sports. With the initiative about renaming of synchronized swimming by the international Olympic Committee (IOC).
Paraguayan footballer Jonathan Fabbro, who plays for Mexican club "Jaguares Chiapas", convicted of having sex with 11-year-old goddaughter. He had sexual contact for five years. The first time it happened when she was six. In respect of Fabbro is under investigation.
In the Sumy region of Ukraine detained three Russians who illegally crossed the border with the Republic. We are talking about men at the age of 39, 27 and 15 years. The first was in possession of a military ID, the second is the internal passport of the citizen of Russia, and a third was missing any documents.
The commander of the aerospace forces (VKS) Colonel-General Viktor Bondarev said that in Russia the interests of the military are created convertiplane and heavy drones. According to him, in the future, unmanned aerial appartata will be able to integrate into a single management system and to work "flock".
Veterinarians the Australian Adelaide zoo has euthanized the oldest in the world Hippo named Susie who has lived for 49 years. The animal was suffering from a number of age-related diseases. The experts admitted that they went to such a step, because no longer can maintain the condition of the hippos at the proper level.