Vladimir Putin Falls On His Face … During Hockey Game
12:07 PM PT — Vladimir Putin FELL DOWN HARD while skating around the rink following the game.
Putin clearly didn’t see the red carpet on the ice and when he hit it, Vlad fell face first.
One of his teammates tried to warn him but to no avail.
Thoughts and prayers for whoever put the carpet down …
Russian President Vladimir Putin took a fall as he waved to the crowd during an ice-hockey game in Sochi. He scored eight goals during the exhibition match in what has become a yearly tradition. https://t.co/x0mN62qQoY pic.twitter.com/l6XCRrwsIB
— ABC News (@ABC) May 10, 2019
It’s that time of year again … when Russian president Vladimir Putin straps on the skates and plays ice hockey with a bunch of his famous countrymen, including ex-NHL players.
And, how did ol’ Vlad do???
TOTAL DOMINATION, COMRADES!!!
14:7 – Команда Путина и Шойгу победила в гала-матче Ночной хоккейной лиги команду Звезд лиги pic.twitter.com/DlxxxuFBzm
— Дмитрий Смирнов (@dimsmirnov175) May 10, 2019
Of course, it’s easy to score on opponents who are in constant fear of being sent to