Source Pravda.Ru

Ice hockey star dies in car crash

Boris Aleksandrov, once prominent ice hockey player who played for capital's CSKA died in a car accident Wednesday. This information was released during a Thursday press conference in the CSKA Ice Palace, dedicated to the merging of two army's hockey clubs.

There was a minute of silence to honour Aleksandrov's memory.

Boris Aleksandrov played for CSKA in the seventies. He was champion of the USSR, Europe and the world several times.