Alexander VILF (Moscow)
Russian Swimming Championships 2014. Day One
Grigory Falko in the semifinals of the men's 200 m breaststroke at the Russian Swimming Championships.
Launching balloons in memory of Great Patriotic War victims
People launch 1,945 balloons in memory of victims of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.
at theMilitary parade devoted to the 69th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War.
A law-enforcement officer at the entrance to Red Square.
Full dress rehearsal of V-Day Parade
A full dress rehearsal of the V-Day Parade on Red Square, Moscow.
Full dress rehearsal of V-Day Parade
Soldiers during a full dress rehearsal of the V-Day Parade on Red Square, Moscow.
FINA/NVC Diving World Series 2014. Day One
Aisen Chen and Jian Yang (China) perform a synchronized dive from the 10-meter platform at the FINA/NVC World Series 2014 international diving competitions in Moscow.
Victory Day Parade rehearsal on Red Square in Moscow
Military personnel during a Victory Day Parade rehearsal.
Tram parade on 115th anniversary of Moscow tram
Mosgortrans employee during the tram parade on 115th anniversary of Moscow tram, on Chistoprudny Boulevard.
2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification. Russia vs. Croatia
Russia's Yekaterina Sochneva during the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup qualification match between Russia and Croatia.
Biathlon. Champions' Race
Tora BErger (Norway) during a draw for a mixed relay at the 2014 Biathlon Champions' Race at Olimpiysky Arena.
Football. Russia Cup. CSKA vs. Terek
Terek's goalkeeper Yaroslav Godzyur and CSKA's Ahmed Musa in the quarterfinals match of the Russia Cup in football between PFC CSKA (Moscow) and FC Terek (Grozny).
Fencing. 2014 Moscow Sabre tournament. Team event
Athletes during the semifinals of the team event at the 2014 Moscow Sabre international fencing tournament.
Football. Russian Premiere League. Lokomotiv vs. Ural
Lokomotiv's Dame N'Doye, left, and Ural's Alexander Novikov fight for the ball during the Russian Premier League championship's 22nd round match between FC Lokomotiv Moscow and FC Ural Yekaterinburg.
Countries of the World. Italy
The Cathedral Square in the territory of the Leaning Tower.
2014 Winter Olympics. Closing ceremony
The closing ceremony of the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
2014 Winter Olympics. Figure skating. Gala exhibition
Elena Ilinykh and Nikita Katsalapov (Russia) during the figure skating gala exhibition at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
2014 Winter Olympics. Figure skating. Women. Free skating
Adelina Sotnikova (Russia) performs her free skating program during the women’s singles figure skating competition at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
2014 Winter Olympics. Ice hockey. Men. USA vs. Russia
A fan of the USA national team supports players during a group stage match between the USA and Russia national teams in the men’s ice hockey tournament, at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
2014 Winter Olympics. Figure skating. Pairs. Free skating
Maxim Trankov (Russia) performs free skating program in the pair skating competition at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
2014 Winter Olympics. Speed skating. Women. 500m
A fan watches women’s speed skating event at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
2014 Winter Olympics. Medal ceremony. Day Three
Victor An (Russia) winner of the bronze medal in the 1500m race in men’s short track speed skating at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, during the flower ceremony.
2014 Winter Olympics. Figure skating. Teams. Women. Free skating
Yulia Lipnitskaya (Russia) performs her free skating program during the women’s team figure skating competition at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
2014 Winter Olympics. Figure skating. Men. Free Program
Evgeni Plushenko (Russia), performs in the free program of the men’s singles figure skating competition at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, during the medal ceremony.
Opening ceremony of XXII Olympic Winter Games
Performers during the opening ceremony of the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
2014 Winter Olympics. Figure skating. Teams. Men. Short program
Evgeni Plushenko (Russia) performs his short program during the men's team figure skating competition at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
Biathlon. 5th stage of World Cup. Training sessions
At a training session before the start of the 5th stage of the Biathlon 2013/14 World Cup in Ruhpolding, Germany.
Biathlon 4th stage of World Cup. Women's Sprint
Ekaterina Shumilova (Russia) on the course in the women's sprint race at the 4th stage of the Biathlon World Cup 2013/14 in Oberhof, Germany.
Russian Figure Skating Championships. Awarding ceremony
Maksim Kovtun, right, winner of the gold medal, and Yevgeny Plyuschenko, winner of the silver medal in the men's individual competitions at the Russian Figure Skating Championships in Sochi, at the medal ceremony.
Grand Prix Figure Skating. 6th stage. Women. Free skating
Kanako Murakami (Japan) performs during the women's free skating competition at the 6th stage of the Grand Prix of Figure Skating in Moscow.
T-50 fighter flies from Komsomolsk-on-Amur to Zhukovsky
T-50 fifth-generation multirole fighter in Zhukovsky, Moscow Region.
Kontinental Hockey League. CSKA vs. Yugra
Yugra's Mikhail Zhukov, left, and CSKA's Nikolai Prokhorkin in the regular season Kontinental Hockey League match between CSKA (Moscow) and Yugra (Khanty-Mansiysk).
"Tzar's Russian March" in Moscow
Participants in the Tzar's Russian March in honor of the 400th anniversary of the royal House of Romanov in Moscow.
Figure skating. Training of Yekaterina Bobrova and Dmitry Solovyov
Russian figure skaters Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev during training, working on their Olympic program.
Football. UEFA Champions League. Porto vs. Zenit
Zenit's head coach Luciano Spalletti leads his team's game in the 2013-2014 UEFA Champions League group stage match between football clubs Porto (Porto, Portugal) and Zenit (St. Petersburg, Russia).
Russian biathlon team's training sessions. Day 4
Biathlete Yana Romanova at the Russian women's biathlon team's training session at Chiemgau-Arena in Ruhpolding, Germany.
2013 Expokot International Cat Festival
An Abyssinian cat at the 15th Expokot International Cat Festival, held at the Crocus Expo International Exhibition Center in Moscow.