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Submerged in Siberia: Extreme hockey players clash sticks underwater (VIDEO)
Those of us who aren't particularly athletic may think a regular, old-fashioned hockey game is challenging enough. But divers in southwestern Siberia have taken the sport a step further, playing upside down on the ice – while submerged underwater.

23.02.2015 22:49

Sochi marks 1st anniversary of Olympic Winter Games (PHOTOS)
A year has passed since the extravagant opening ceremony of Russia’s Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. Thousands, including President Vladimir Putin gathered in the southern city to celebrate the anniversary.

07.02.2015 20:35

NHL defenseman Voynov arrested on domestic violence charges
The National Hockey League said Monday that Slava Voynov, a Russian defenseman signed to the Los Angeles Kings, has been suspended indefinitely after being arrested for domestic violence earlier that morning.

20.10.2014 14:54

Jaws and scores: Suarez and other bite-crazy athletes (VIDEO)
Uruguay’s striker Luis Suarez has made headlines by chomping on an Italian rival in a crucial FIFA World Cup match. RT recalls the history of Suarez’s misconduct and other top athletes, who don’t hesitate to use their teeth to achieve victory.

25.06.2014 16:01

Russia grabs world hockey champs title, crushes Finland 5-2
Russia’s national ice hockey squad has defeated team Finland 5-2 in the battle for the gold at the 2014 World Hockey Championship in Minsk, Belarus.

25.05.2014 19:33

Red Army takes over Cannes: Soviet hockey hits big screen in US-made documentary
‘Red Army’, a US-made documentary about Soviet hockey stars, revealing their sporting sacrifices and their struggle against the system, has become the icing on the cake in the special screenings program at Cannes Film Festival.

16.05.2014 15:21

New York City police and firefighters engage in massive fistfight (VIDEO)
A charity hockey match over the weekend between members of New York City’s police and fire departments was momentarily put on hold after a massive brawl cleared the benches of both teams.

07.04.2014 18:08

Swastika on ice? Latvian solar symbol stunt causes outrage in Russia
Russian hockey fans and anti-Nazi groups were outraged after dancers supporting a Latvian hockey club laid out a symbol resembling swastika right before a game with their Russian guests. The Kontinental Hockey League found no problem with the symbol.

22.11.2013 18:36

DHS to test facial recognition technology at hockey game
Hockey fans in Washington state will have more to worry about this weekend than avoiding a puck to the face: the Department of Homeland Security will be testing out a new facial recognition system at an arena this Saturday.

18.09.2013 17:16

Ice Hockey legend Valery Kharlamov remembered in Moscow exhibition match
On the weekend CSKA Moscow commemorated what could have been the 65th birthday of late ice hockey star Valery Kharlamov, who tragically died at the age of 33. RT recalls the brightest moments of the player’s career, which inspired fans worldwide.

19.02.2013 12:45

KHL’s regular season concludes with the real kicker in the Gagarin Cup
After five months of the regular season the top 16 clubs in the KHL have made it through to the play-offs. RT tried to find out, who has the best chances of lifting the Gagarin Cup this year.

18.02.2013 14:57

St Pete hockey youth team net 60 goals
The Silver Lions 95 under-17 hockey squad have produced an amazing score in the maiden Turkmenistan President’s Cup as the Saint Petersburgers put 60 goals past the United Arab Emirates national team.

15.02.2013 08:16