The very case when sports and art are compatible.
spectators of the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg during the intermission of the ballet “Sleeping Beauty” celebrated the victory of the Russian national team over Spain. Having learned about the result of the match, they got up from their seats, started applauding and shouting enthusiastically.
Мариинский театр в антракте празднует победу!!!!!! ⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️ #спящаякрасавица сейчас проснётся 🙈
And at the end of the performance, the ballet dancer Alexei Repnikov came on stage with the Russian flag under the ovation of the audience.
Невероятно!!!Дирижёр Алексей Репников вышел на овации с флагом 👏🏻🇷🇺 #россия #спящаякрасавица
July 1, the Russian team was in the quarter finals of the World Cup. The team led by Stanislav Cherchesov in a series of penalty shoot-outs beat Spain 4: 3. The main time and two extra halves of the winner did not reveal, ending with a score of 1: 1. In 1/4 finals the Russian team will meet with the team of Croatia. The match will begin on July 7 at 21:00 at the stadium “Fisht” in Sochi.