NOC President congratulated Maksim Mirnyi on his 45th birthday
The President of the National Olympic Committee of Belarus (NOC), Viktor Lukashenko, has congratulated Olympic champion Max Mirnyi on his jubilee and noted that the athlete’s bright victories at prestigious international competitions are a worthy reward for skills, hard work and perseverance – as reported on the NOC website
Viktor Lukashenko noted that the gold medal won at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London is important in Belarus’ sovereign history.
“The most successful for you was the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where you, in mixed doubles with Victoria Azarenka, claimed a gold medal – the first and very important in the sovereign history of our country. It is pleasant that you – an outstanding tennis player and a talented coach – have done a lot to popularise this wonderful sport in the Republic of Belarus,” reads the congratulatory message.
The President of the NOC of Belarus wished the outstanding tennis player strong health, prosperity and all the best.