Despite the age of 66 years is, Vladimir Putin is still a adept athlete.
It is clear, after the president on Saturday took part in an ice hockey exhibition match with the other Russian politicians and former NHL stars on The Red Square in Moscow, recounts among other things, Russia Today.
in Addition to Putin was among other things the minister of defense Sergey Shoigu, and the two former NHL players Pavel Bure and Viacheslav Mergers on the ice.
Their efforts paled however, in comparison with the president, which, according to Ruptly came on the board five times in his team's victory at 12-7.
Vladimir Putin is known as an avid ice-hockey fan, who among other things is behind the Russian Night Hockey League, which, like the best american league, abbreviated as NHL.
The Russian NHL league was founded in 2011 in order to make hockey more popular among the russians, and attract mainly older people to matches of the weekdays after work hours.
Here participating Putin in an exhibition match in Sochi in 2017. The match 17-6 in Putin's favor and the president came on the board 7 times in the day. Video: AP