TikTok deleted almost 4.8 million videos in Russia from April to June 2021 for violating social media rules. This is 27% more than in the first quarter. Russia ranked fourth in this indicator. The USA became the leader. Leaders in the number of deleted videos: USA – 11.4 million; Pakistan – 9.9 million; Brazil – 7.5 million; Russia – 4.8 million; Indonesia – 4.7 million From April to June 81.5 million videos were removed. This is less than 1% of all uploaded videos. 93% of them were removed within 24 hours after posting, 94% – before they complained about the video. 87.5% of these videos had zero views. About 17 million deletions were made by the system automatically. Over the same period, 4.7 million videos were recovered that were mistakenly deleted, with the largest number of violations related to the safety of minors – 41%. Almost 21% of violations fell into the category of “illegal actions and regulated goods”, 14% – “nudity and sexual activity of adults”, 8% – “cruelty and shocking content.” About how Russia coerces foreign ….
Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev lost to Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov in the fourth round of the tournament in Indian Wells (USA), according to Sport-Express.
The meeting took place on October 13 and ended in three sets with a score of 6: 4, 4: 6, 3: 6. At the same time, Medvedev was leading in the second set with a break (6: 4, 4: 1), after which he twice gave his own serve.
The duration of the match was two hours and 16 minutes. During this time, the Russian has filed right through five times, made six double faults and converted five break points out of seven.
Dimitrov, who is the 28th racket in the world, made one ace, made a mistake four times on the second serve and took the opponent’s serve six times out of ten such chances.
At the Indian Wells tournament, there were no Russians left in the men’s singles draw. Earlier that day, at the stage of the fourth round, Karen Khachanov lost to Georgian tennis player Nikoloz Basilashvili. Prior to that, Aslan Karatsev lost in the 1/8 finals, and Andrei Rublev flew out in the 1/16 finals.
Daniil Medvedev has been in second place in the rating of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) since May. Next week, he is expected to perform at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow (October 18-24).
Danish Saxo Bank has published its forecast for global markets for the fourth quarter of 2021. Analysts drew attention to the growing inflation and economic slowdown in Russia. The country is “dangerously close to some form of stagflation,” they warn. …
Russian boxer David Avanesyan defended his European title in the weight category up to 66.68 kg. As part of the fight in London, he won against British Liam Taylor by technical knockout, TASS reports.
Avanesyan defended the belt for the fourth time. He first won it in March 2019, defeating Spaniard Kevin Lejarragh by knockout.
33-year-old Russian Avanesyan, a former WBA world champion, made his professional boxing debut in 2009. Now he has 28 wins (16 by KO), three defeats and one draw.
For Taylor, this defeat was the second in his career. The 30-year-old athlete has 23 wins (11 by knockout), 1 draw. The Briton performs exclusively at home.
Earlier, on September 26, Ukrainian Alexander Usik defeated Joshua in the main boxing match of the season at the Tottenham Hotspur arena in London by unanimous decision. In total, the heavyweight champion has 19 victories, 13 of which by knockout. Now Usyk is the holder of the WBA, WBO and IBF titles.
Russian footballer Artem Dzyuba on September 26, commenting on Usik’s victory, called the boxer a legend. Fighter Grigory Drozd noted that Usik’s victory and his fight are close to the definition of “genius”.
The fourth producer of cognac in Russia – the Moscow Wine and Cognac Factory “KiN” – suspended the operation of the site on the Leningradskoye Highway. The decision was made against the backdrop of the mayor’s office’s policy to relocate production outside the city, as well as because of the risks of disruption in the supply of raw materials due to the proximity to the new residential complex. The release of the Kinovsky brand is localized at the Tula distillery in 1911, which should reduce costs and keep competitive prices. …