From Money Week of 30th June:
Lebedev, 46, is the first to admit that the KGB taught its recruits the value of elitism. "Tennis was encouraged, so you could move easily in high society in the West," he told the New York Times in 2000.Second quote
From Ryrie's Bar at lunchtime today:
Can't we change at least one of the TVs to the golf? Who plays tennis in this place?At least the anti-elitist Scottish working class is immune from the charms of the KGB!