Russian President Vladimir Putin put on his skates and celebrated his 63rd birthday playing hockey with some NHL players. As expected Putin’s team won the game and Putin himself contributed by scoring seven goals.
The president is an active man. The news agency Sputnik said his performance Wednesday was “an indication that his strong physique shows no sign of weakening.” Putin has black belts in both judo and karate. He also enjoys bobsleigh, curling, badminton and arm wrestling.