June 03, 2022
CYCLING. The Lokosfinks Center on Krestovsky Island hosts the Russian track championship. Juniors from Moscow, Tula, Novosibirsk, Udmurtia, Omsk, Rostov region, St. Petersburg and Leningrad region participate in the competition. Start of the morning races today and tomorrow – at 10.30, in the evening – at 16.30.
WATER SPORTS. In the waters of the Neva, the Russian championship in several classes of motor boats has ended. According to the official website of the city sports committee, the team championship was won by the St. Petersburg team consisting of Sergei Klimatsky, Alexander Filippov, Kirill Asoskov, Andrey Gerashchenko, Artem Askokov and Alexei Vasiliev. Athletes from the Krasnoyarsk Territory won silver medals, Muscovites won bronze.
MALORE Bicycle. Yukki (Vsevolozhsky district of Leningrad region) will host the championship and championship of Russia. The competitions in the Olympic discipline “cros-country” will start on June 4 at 14.15 for women and June 5 at the same time for men.
MINI FOOTBOLL. Gazprom-Yugra won the Russian championship among men’s teams for the third time in history. In the third match of the final series, the Ugra club defeated the Communist Party of Moscow of the Russian Federation with the result 4: 3 on its website in extra time, winning the champion title. The bronze went to Norilsk Nickel, who beat Sinara from Yekaterinburg in the series for third place. Petersburg teams do not participate in this tournament.
FOOTBALL. Spartak Moscow proposed postponing the match with Zenit for the Russian Super Cup from July 9, as planned, on the 16th, and appointing a foreign team of referees for the game. Luzhniki of Moscow is considered the best arena for a match at the capital club.
Berlin’s “Hertha”, which defended a place in the German Bundesliga in the transition matches, announced the appointment of a new coach. They became 43-year-old Sandro Schwartz, who until recently ran Dinamo Moscow.
The Argentine national team won the first match in the history of the Finalissima between the winners of the America’s Cup and the European Championship. At Wembley Stadium in London, the Argentines with Lionel Messi in the team defeated 3-0 the Italian national team of former Zenith coach Roberto Mancini. Goals were scored by Lautaro Martinez, Angel Di Maria and Paulo Dybala.
chronicles. A monument to Ivan Kizimov was unveiled near the Olympic reserve sports school for equestrian sports and the modern pentathlon in Tokkari, Vsevolozhsk district, Leningrad region. The venerable knight, two-time Olympic champion in 1968 and 1972 worked at this school for a long time, eight of his students playing for the national team.
CHESS. The festival “Summer 2022”, dedicated to the birthday of St. Petersburg, was held at the chess club on Bolshaya Konyushennaya. Tournament A was won by Lev Shtatnov, tournament B by Adam Habubi.
The material was published in the newspaper “Saint Petersburg Vedomosti” no. 99 (7182) dated 06.03.2022 under the title “Briefly: sports news on June 3, 2022”.