Tourists and football fans who arrived in Kyiv only on the day of the UEFA Champions League final left about UAH 50 million in hotels and restaurants of the city, the press service of the city authorities has reported, with reference to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
WBA world lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KO) has successfully undergone surgery on his right shoulder.
The 2018 UEFA Champions League final will be held at the NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kyiv today, May 26.
A friendly match between the national football teams of Morocco and Ukraine will be held in Switzerland on May 31, the press service of the Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU) has reported.
FC Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred will move to England's Manchester United this summer for 50 million euros, according to online sports site tribuna.com, which refers to Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio.
Football clubs Wolfsburg (Germany) and Lyon (France) have arrived in Kyiv to compete in the final of the UEFA Women's Champions League on May 24, Ukraine's State Border Guard Service has reported.
Police officers have conducted 40 searches in several regions of Ukraine as part of the investigation into a criminal case on the organization of football matches, Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has reported on Facebook.
The major risks during the final of the UEFA Champions League are a terrorist threat, pocket thieves and scuffles between fans, according to Kyiv police.
Manchester United is actively working on the transfer of Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred, according to British daily newspaper The Telegraph.
Head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine, Ambassador Hugues Mingarelli opened the "Open Fun Football Schools" children's football festival in the town of Vyshneve, Kyiv region, on May 21.
Ukrainian tennis player Elina Svitolina, seeded fourth, defeated top seeded Simona Halep of Romania 6-0, 6-4 in the decisive match of the WTA Series Premier 5 in Rome (Italy) on Sunday, May 20.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin has called on Ukrainians to refrain from traveling to Russia for the matches of the 2018 World Cup.
Kyiv city mayor Vitali Klitschko has assured that the 56th Congress of the World Boxing Council (WBC) will be held at the highest level.
Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko has defeated Venezuelan Jorge Linares in New York, knocking him out in the tenth round. Lomachenko became the WBA lightweight champion, Ukrinform reports.