Russian, Czech Officials Hockey Match Short Version
A group of top Russian and Czech officials played a charity ice hockey match in Prague on April 9. The Russian delegation included Alexander Medvedev, the head of Gazprom's export branch, and President Dmitry Medvedev's economy adviser, Arkady Dvorkovich. The Czechs, led by former Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek, beat the Russians 6-5 in the final minute. The match got off to a rocky start when the hosts played the Soviet anthem rather than the current Russian one.