The head coach of the St. Petersburg-1 team, Viktor Korolev, died during the match for the third place in the Russian championship among girls born in 2005 with the Moscow-3 team.
The game was interrupted at the ninth minute. At the time of the stoppage of the meeting, the St. Petersburg team won with a score of 17: 9. The specialist lost consciousness and died suddenly.
In connection with this incident, it was decided not to finish the match and not to hold the final meeting between the Samara region and Moscow-1.
Both games will take place at a later date, and information on the date and venue will be announced shortly.
Earlier it was reported that the world champion in snowboarding died in Switzerland after an avalanche.
Source site russian.rt.com