Shevchenko and Deryugina received a star on the star Square in Kiev

On the Avenue of stars there are three new stars.

In Kiev it was the completion of the Avenue of stars, located near the stadium NSK Olympic.

It appeared the placard in honour of Andriy Shevchenko, a well-known gymnast Irina Deriugina Ukrainian hokkeista Dmitry hristich.

Шевченко и Дерюгина получили именную звезду на Площади звезд в Киеве

Shevchenko played in the Dynamo, Milan and Chelsea and in 2004 was awarded the Golden ball as the best player of Europe by the France Football.

Irina Deriugina — gymnast, two-time winner of the world Championship (in 1977 in Switzerland and 1979 in UK) and European Championship (1978 – Spain).

Dmitri Khristich is a legendary Ukrainian hockey player, who played in the NHL in the Washington capitals, Boston Bruins, Los Angeles kings and Toronto maple leafs. In 1990, the year he won the ice hockey world championship the national team of the USSR.

“Very pleased to be with all our heroes on this Avenue. I wish our young team and each of you someday be here. Our country is still very young and is in the process of construction and a very important component for its development is a sport.

So I am very pleased that we have this walk of fame and she need to make our young generation to have a living example, looking at these celebrities, and brought up the examples of our famous athletes”, – said Andriy Shevchenko.

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