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Yaroslavsky to Olymp Kharkiv championship team: you can rely on my support

Olymp Kharkiv Rugby Club has enjoyed unprecedented success and national dominance since Oleksandr Yaroslavsky took over as club president in 2005

Tuesday, 13 November 2018 23:52

RUGBY: Kharkiv players lead Ukraine to impressive 48-24 victory over Hungary

Ukraine team recruited largely from Oleksandr Yaroslavsky’s Kharkiv Olymp Rugby Club triumph 48-24 in Hungary

Monday, 12 November 2018 22:16

FOOTBALL: Kharkiv enters bid to become host city for 2021 UEFA Super Cup match

Metalist Stadium served as the venue for matches during Euro 2012 when Kharkiv was one of four Ukrainian host cities

Tuesday, 06 November 2018 21:37

RUGBY: Kharkiv Olymp claim record fourteenth Ukrainian national championship

Eastern Ukrainian side backed by Oleksandr Yaroslavsky has dominated the country’s rugby scene for more than a decade

Monday, 29 October 2018 18:16

Ukraine looking to continue UEFA Nations League success against Czech Republic

New international competition offers Ukraine a chance to shine and a potential back door to Euro 2020

Saturday, 13 October 2018 12:09

FOOTBALL: Italian icon Fabrizio Ravanelli to manage in Ukrainian Premier League

The former star striker nicknamed “The White Feather” was a 1990s global football celebrity best known for his elaborate goal celebration

Thursday, 05 July 2018 14:57

SPORT: Kharkiv Olymp claim Ukrainian Rugby Sevens title for record ninth time

Eastern Ukrainian powerhouse club continues its dominance of the domestic rugby scene by securing yet another title

Friday, 29 June 2018 19:43

Champions League Final joy in Kyiv for Oleksandr Yaroslavsky’s daughter Katya

Ukrainian businessman’s eldest daughter enjoyed an unforgettable evening as the world’s biggest sporting event came to the Ukrainian capital for the first time with Real Madrid defeating Liverpool 3-1

Monday, 28 May 2018 20:34

KYIV WINS CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: UEFA praise for flawless hosting of world’s biggest sporting event

UEFA chief says Kyiv “did not make a single mistake” and praises Ukraine for “fantastic organization” after festive Champions League Final in the Ukrainian capital  

Sunday, 27 May 2018 22:00

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL: Football fan's guide to 2018 host city Kyiv for supporters of Liverpool and Real Madrid

The Ukrainian capital is a city steeped in football folklore that will delight and surprise visiting supporters with its warm welcome, sandy beaches and vibrant bar scene

Sunday, 13 May 2018 17:09

FOOTBALL: Yaroslavsky meets UEFA executives to discuss Kharkiv projects

Kharkiv won considerable praise for successfully hosting group stage matches during the UEFA Euro 2012 championship

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 10:37

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL: Will Ukraine use 2018 UEFA showpiece in Kyiv to debunk Russian disinformation efforts?

The Ukrainian capital city will host the 2018 Champions League Final in May, providing Ukraine with a much-needed chance to counter Kremlin information attacks and sell itself to global audiences  

Friday, 12 January 2018 18:31

SPORTS: Kharkiv Olymp Rugby Club emerge as Ukraine’s team of the year

All-conquering Kharkiv team achieved a clean sweep of Ukraine’s 2017 domestic rugby titles to add to the club’s long history of success

Tuesday, 09 January 2018 18:23

2017 REVIEW: Five Ukrainian sporting heroes who gave the nation something to cheer

Ukraine has always been a nation of sporting overachievers and the past year has produced its fair share of Ukrainian heroics on the world stage

Saturday, 30 December 2017 01:50

SPORT: US expat finds unlikely inspiration among the unsung heroes of Ukraine’s low profile American football scene

Alfonsine Williams reflects on what has been an entirely unexpected but rewarding journey as an American football coach in Ukraine

Saturday, 11 November 2017 00:16

SPORT: Kharkiv Governor honors Yaroslavsky's all-conquering rugby stars

Kharkiv Olymp Rugby Club have completed a clean sweep of all Ukraine's domestic rugby honors in 2017

Friday, 10 November 2017 18:05

RUGBY: Ukrainian national team secures impressive victory over Sweden in Odesa

Players from Oleksandr Yaroslavsky’s all-conquering Kharkiv Olymp rugby club take center stage as Ukraine begins European Championship campaign with Black Sea triumph

Sunday, 29 October 2017 11:35

RUGBY: Kharkiv Olymp completes clean sweep with Ukrainian Cup victory

Oleksandr Yaroslavsky's East Ukrainian rugby powerhouse has won all of Ukraine’s domestic competitions in 2017

Sunday, 22 October 2017 13:35

SPORT: Kharkiv Olympus claim thirteenth Ukrainian rugby championship title

East Ukrainian powerhouse Kharkiv Olympus adds another national title to club’s overflowing trophy cabinet with convincing win over rivals Khmelnitskiy in rainy Kyiv

Sunday, 08 October 2017 20:15

FOOTBALL: Fans take to social media calling for Yaroslavsky Metalist return

Kharkiv’s flagship football club ceased operations in 2016 due to insolvency but supporters are still hoping for a new chapter in the Metalist story

Thursday, 05 October 2017 00:53

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