The KHL and the FHR will establish a prize named after Sergei Gimayev
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Died hockey coach and television commentator Sergey Gimaev
18 Mar, 18:39
Continental hockey League and Federation of hockey of Russia intend to establish an award named coach and commentator Sergey Gimayev. About the award will be announced at the end of the current season
Plans to perpetuate the memory of gimaeva thus spoke the first President of the KHL Alexander Medvedev. “I am confident that we together with the Federation and the KHL will find a way to adequately perpetuate the memory of Sergey Nailyevich. Maybe it will be a Cup, maybe a prize. Sports TV began to develop largely thanks to him. I think that at the close of the coming season we will hear about prize gimaeva”, – quoted Medvedev, the Agency TASS.
Farewell ceremony with Sergey Gimaev held in Moscow in the ice Palace of sports of CSKA. He will be buried in the cemetery of Khimki.
Gimaev died 18 March during the veterans ‘ match in Tula . The cause of death was a heart attack.