On 69-m to year of life in Poltava died in one of the most decorated players in motorol Yuri Alexinsky, reports «Vesti UA».
He played for clubs «Lightning» (Zelenokumsk) and «Vympel» (Poltava).
Yuri Alexinsky — USSR champion in 1973, winner of the USSR Cup 1973, the silver medalist of the USSR championship 1974, bronze — 1975.
He from 1969 to 1986 he played in the national team of the USSR.
In the USSR national team he became European champion (1986), 12-time winner of the European Cup, the Ukrainian team — the winner of the Spartakiad peoples of the USSR (1983).