Under waterJuly 13
The Universiade swimming tournament continues at the Aquatics Palace. © RIA Novosti
Based on their contributions to hosting sporting events in the spring-summer 2014, ten Kazan volunteers were selected by the Executive Directorate for Sports Projects to undergo internship at the 2014 edition of the World Judo Championships that kick off in Chelyabinsk, the capital of the Southern Urals, on August 25. For the first time ever, the international tournament in this sport will be held in Russia.
Final heats took place at the Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships which takes place at the Rowing Centre, Kazan.
Rubin KAZAN and Lokomotiv MOSCOW met in the first football match ever held at the Kazan Arena Stadium, which had been built for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Shortly before the match, Russia's Minister of Sport Vitaly Mutko and President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov unveiled the symbolic stele showing the stadium's status as a 2018 World Cup host venue.
The fourth day of the Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships ended today in Kazan.
The Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships continue at the Rowing Centre, Kazan.
President of FISU
The Universiade is courage. The courage Kazan has displayed in contributing to the implementation of the...
Russia's Minister of Sport
I am confident that the 27th World University Summer Games will hugely contribute to developing and promoting univ...
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