Russian Sports Daily
Tennis: Maria Sharapova will face Serena Williams in the French Open final Football: The national team of Russia is getting ready for the upcoming meeting with Portugal
Basketball is one sport that we haven’t talked about in a while… and let’s do that today since we have a couple of news topics to discuss. We will talk about the Russian national team which is preparing for the upcoming European Championship in Slovenia but before that let’s go the club level first… where a champion in the VTB United League could be determined in Russia’s Krasnodar region.
Svetlana Kuznetsova was very close to topple the first ranked Serena Williams from the tennis throne but the holder of 15 Slams found extra power to neutralize her tenacious rival from Russia.
Roland Garros is slowly but steadily approaching the climax of a two-week tennis marathon. So far 8 quarterfinalists are still in contention for the trophy and I'm very pleased to say that 3 representatives of Russia have made it to the round of last 8.
The first serious international start after the 2012 Games in London turned out to be triumphant for the fully revamped Russian squad as the debutants of the continental meeting maintained country's winning traditions in the most feminine and gracious sport of rhythmic gymnastics.