Plushenko to be Russian standard bearer at closing ceremony of Olympic Games
Figure-skater Evgeniy Plushenko will become standard bearer of Russian team at closing ceremony of Winter Olympic Games in Turin. This was announced by press-attache of Russian Olympic Commission Gennady Shvez.
"This decision was made on Saturday morning during session of Olympic delegation staff", - added Shvez.
Evgeniy Plushenko has won gold in men`s competitions of single figure-skaters.
At opening of Olympic Games Russian standard was entrusted to speed skater Dmitriy Dorofeev, who won "silver" medal in Turin later on.