11 July in the village of Zatoka Odessa region during the run died a famous Ukrainian sports journalist, commentator and broadcaster, editor in chief of XSPORT Alexander Mashchenko, according to «Obozrevatel»./a>
He was 38 years old.
Causes of death were not reported.
Alexander Mashchenko was behind the Ukrainian sports channels. He worked on the first in the country sports channel «Megasport».
After closing the «Megasport» he worked on the channel «Hockey», and then on the portal XSPORT.