Minister of sport Andrei Tchmil

Former pro cyclist Andrei Tchmil is the new minister of sport for Moldova. Prime Minister Vasile...

Former pro cyclist Andrei Tchmil is the new minister of sport for Moldova. Prime Minister Vasile Tarlev appointed the 43 year-old to help lead the country's sports program.

After the fall of the USSR, Tchmil held different nationalities, including Moldavian, while going on to win such grand one-day races as the Milano-Sanremo, Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix.

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