The battle of Kulikovo field

The battle of Kulikovo Field is one of the most important events in the history of Russia. It took place in 1380 during the reign of Dmitry Donskoy, the Prince of Muscovy. At that time Russia was under the yoke of the Tatarts. This battle signalized the beginning of the liberation of the Russian people from the yoke of the Golden Horde. Although the end of the yoke occurred only in 1480, the battle of Kulikovo Field was the first and the main victory in the process of the liberation of Russia. This event determined the future development of the Russian state. The role of this event can not be underestimated.