On March 18, 2016 the III Annual “Sport and Russia” Award was held. The Award was won by the “Liga Stavok” betting company.
The III Annual “Sport and Russia” Award, held in Sochi on March 18, was initiated to commend organizations which have achieved high results in promotion and support of sport in the Russian Federation. The well-known sports commentator Viktor Gusev opened the solemn ceremony of awarding the winners of the "Sport and Russia" award in which the "Liga Stavok" betting company became an honorable prize winner in the nomination "The best brand-building campaign with the participation of sports stars".
One should recall that in 2015 the official “Liga Stavok” betting company spokesperson was Karolina Sevastyanova, Olympic champion in rhythmic gymnastics. She said:
It has been almost a year since I started cooperation with the “Liga Stavok” betting company. During this time, my knowledge of the sport has improved considerably since I was the football and betting program presenter on the “Our football” channel.
Of note, the “Sport and Russia” Award was initiated by the Foundation "Social projects" with the support of the Ministry of Sports of the Russian Federation.