Jul 21, 2014
Kirilenko ends engagement to NHL star Ovechkin
In this Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 file photo, Russian ice hockey player Alexander Ovechkin, left, and retired Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko attend the pairs short program figure skating competition at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Russian ice hockey champions feted in Moscow
A huge crowd of cheering ice hockey fans packed the central streets of Moscow on Tuesday to celebrate Russia's world championship win over Finland.
Russia's Alexander Ovechkin (L) scores a goal against Finland's goalie Pekka Rinne.
MINSK Russia has won the world ice hockey title, beating Finland 5-2 in the gold-medal match watched by Russian President Vladimir Putin in Minsk.
Ovechkin leads Russia to gold medal
Russia's Alexander Ovechkin celebrates after beating Finland in the gold-medal game at the world championship at Minsk Arena May 25, 2014.
Russia clinch world crown
Russia erased the memories of their Olympic woe by beating Finland 5-2 in Minsk to win the ice hockey world championship.