A marathon devoted to the international Olympics Day and European youth Olympics in Tbilisi 2015 was held in the center of Georgia`s capital on Sunday. The Olympic race started at Radisson Blue Iveria Hotel.
Along with young sportsmen, the president of Georgian National Olympic Committee, Georgia`s Olympic champions, acting and veteran sportsmen and other famous faces participated in the marathon.
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin was greeted by catcalls when he stepped into the ring to congratulate Russian sportsman Fiodor Emilianenko on the victory after a mixed martial arts fight at a Moscow arena on Sunday night.
Mikheil Saakashvili inspected the newly opened sports ground in the city of Kutaisi in Western Georgia on Saturday. The 600-square meter skating rink is constructed in accordance with contemporary standards and equipped with shower cabins, changing rooms, a gym and a massage room.
Georgian national football team has been defeated home by the Greek rivals on Mikheil Meskhi Stadium on Tuesday. With 1:2 score, Ketsbaia`s team finished the qualification round of the Euro 2012 with the difference of one goal taking fifth position in the group.