– Contender for the title of world chess champion Russian Sergey Karjakin became the most referenced athlete in the Russian media for the week 21-27 November, show data of the media analysis “SKAN-Interfax”.
Karjakin took first place in the ranking “Person.Sport” at the end of last week, his references more than 1.7 thousand, context news – the matches for the chess crown with Norwegian Magnus Carlsen in new York.
In second place is rival Karjakin, Carlsen, the current holder of the world chess crown, more than 1.5 million mentions in media.
The third position is the player Madrid “real” Cristiano Ronaldo, more than 1.3 million references, a large array formed by messages that convey rumors about the sexual orientation of a football player.
Next in the ranking: the goalkeeper of FC “Amkar”, which goes in “Spartak” Alexander Selikhov (871), the pilot Mercedes Lewis Hamilton (862), the coach of CSKA Moscow Leonid Slutsky (795), the goalkeeper of Russian national team and FC CSKA Igor Akinfeev (723), striker of FC “Zenit” Alexander Kerzhakov (708), the coach of the national team of Russia on football Stanislav Cherchesov (589), biathlete Anton Shipulin (553).
First place in the ranking of sports organizations of the KHL, more than 3.8 thousand mentions, the main context of the regular matches. In the second position and FIFA, more than 3.1 thousand mentions, the context of the preparation of Russia to hold the 2018 world Cup. The third position is UEFA, more than 1.7 thousand mentions, the context of the matches of the group stage of the Champions League.
Next in the ranking: FC Bayer (over 1.4 million), FC “Spartak-Moscow” (1360), FC “Manchester United” (1310), FC “Zenit” (more than 1.2 thousand), FC “Rostov” (over 1 million), NBA (827), FC Barcelona (742), FC “Krasnodar” (658).