10:58  ,  March 30, 2018

Rugby Europe Championship: Ex-USSR anthem played instead of Russia national hymn

A noteworthy incident occurred during the 2018 Rugby Europe Championship, which Germany hosted.
Before the match between Germany and Russia, the organizers played the ex-USSR anthem instead of the national hymn of Russia.
Some Russian players, however, still remembered the lyrics of the ex-Soviet Union anthem and sang it.

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