Water battleJuly 06
Group stage games in water polo started at the 27th Summer Universiade 2013. The Russia men's national team beat Canadians, 23:4.
Joint delegation of FIFA and the Russia 2018 Organising Committee representatives visited Kazan Area Stadium within the first official inspection visit of 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Stadiums on October 16–23.
Kazan will share insights on hosting the World Student Games with Krasnoyarsk. The agreement was signed a few days ago during "Russia – a Sports Power" Forum held in Cheboksary. The document was signed by Maxim Urazov, General Director of Executive Directorate of Universiade 2019 in Krasnoyarsk, and Azat Kadyrov, General Director of ANO "Executive Directorate for Sports Projects".
In the first day of the forum "Russia – a Sports Power", the Executive Directorate for Sports Projects presented GTO Complex distinction badges. The presentation was opened by Minister of Sport of the Russian Federation, Vitaly Mutko.
A charity match featuring the teams of world ice hockey stars and ice hockey veterans took place at the skating rink of the Sport Palace, Kazan. President of the Republic of Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov, made an appearance in the latter team.
A charity hockey game featuring the world ice hockey stars and the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov has collected a full house - the stands were full and busting minutes before the start of the match. The game was preceded by a pre-match press conference, which was attended by Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Republic of Tatarstan Vladimir Leonov, Deputy Director General of the Executive Directorate for Sports Projects Farid Abdulganiev, organiser of World Stars hockey matches and former member of the US Olympic men's ice hockey team Scott MacPherson, Honoured Master of Sports of Russia (1993) and world champion (1993) Alexey Yashin.
Wind: north-west, 8.05 m/s