Medvedev and Putin clash on badminton court

Summer time – and the living is easy. Perhaps it is about time Russia's President and Prime Minister decided to discuss social and economic issues in a more relaxed way.

­Dmitry Medvedev and Vladimir Putin got on their bikes for a ride around the Presidential residence, enjoying the warm Moscow weather. Afterwards, the two took to the badminton court.

It is unclear who won the match, but both president and prime minister are said to have had great fun in the sun.