←All videosSochi is once again set to amaze the world by hosting a winter sports competition in the resort town’s mild climate. And for the first time in the history of the Gazprom Neft Cup, local residents will be taking part not just as spectators, but as fully-fledged participants. The team has already been defying the subtropical conditions to train on the city’s ice rinks. The group stages will see Sochi-2006 face big names such as Spartak and SKA, as well as the enigmatic Yamal from the northern city of Salekhard. The local involvement will undoubtedly boost interest in the tournament.
Sochi-2006 ready for tournament debut
24 March 2017 | Report
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