On April 8, in the Donetsk sports club “Spartak” competitions in mixed martial arts “Fight Master Cup IV” were held. 20 sportsmen from the DPR, the LPR and the Russian Federation took part in the competition. The sports event was visited by the Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin.
In his speech to the fights participants and spectators, the Speaker of the Parliament stressed the importance of the sport development in the Republic and the support of athletes from the state.
“I am glad that the Donetsk People’s Republic is now able to hold such competitions despite the wishes of our opponents. There is us, there is the Donetsk People’s Republic, there is a desire to develop further in all directions. And, of course, it is very important that the state provides all kinds of support to young people. Our region has always been famous for sportsmen, I hope it will continue to be so,” Denis Pusilin said.