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.
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