Thread: Ukraine: HC Donbas
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07-07-2012, 02:43 PM
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Originally Posted by finchster View Post
Kyiv was and is very much a Russian speaking city. More people are bilingual today, but when Ponakarovsky lived in Kyiv (80's and 90's) it was not. Not to mention Ponakarovsky moved to Russia in his youth to play hockey. Russian is still by far the dominant language used in Kyiv today.
Any idea if he's been to Ukraine at all in recent years? Or Fedotenko for that matter?

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