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Lionel Messi Tops La Liga All-Time Scorers List
The Argentinian wizard scored his 253rd goal in the Spanish Primera Division and has become the league’s top scorer of all time.
Hamilton, Rosberg F1 Rivalry Heads to Abu Dhabi
Lewis Hamilton is on the verge of his second world championship in Abu Dhabi this Sunday, but Nico Rosberg, Hamilton's team-mate at Mercedes, could still catch the current leader.
Schumacher Paralyzed, Has Memory, Speech Problems: Former Racing Driver
Former racing driver Philippe Streiff said that Michael Schumacher is paralyzed, bound to a wheelchair and has problems with memory and speech.
Russia Beats Hungary in Football Friendly
The Russian team’s win raises hopes for a successful beginning of the new 2015 season.
Euro 2016 Official Mascot Unveiled
The 2016 European Championship will take place in France between June 10 and July 10. For the first time ever, 24 national teams will be competing at the final stage of the tournament.
Russian Olympic Mishka to Greet 2016 Games Mascot
The official mascots of the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio will be unveiled in a few days. The presentation will mark the beginning of the Olympic marketing campaign for memorabilia.
Former FA Chairman Urges European Nations to Boycott World Cup in Russia
Former FA chairman urged European nations to boycott the next World Cup in Russia, unless FIFA implements "drastic" measures to change the organization's current form of administration.
Russia hosts FIFA World Cup 2018
Wladimir Klitschko Knocks Out Pulev, Brings Politics Into the Ring
Wladimir Klitschko secured his 17th consecutive victory retaining the IBF heavyweight title.
Cristiano Ronaldo Becomes Top Goal Scorer in European Championships
Portugal’s star captain Cristiano Ronaldo has broken the scoring record of the European Championships and now boasts a tally of 23 goals scored in qualification and finals combined.
Matryoshka, Balalaika, and Faberge Egg Become 2018 FIFA World Cup Symbols
Seventeen official symbols of the 2018 FIFA World Cup brand have been revealed in Moscow following the recent launch of the event’s official emblem.
Russia Waged an Honest Campaign to Host the 2018 World Cup: Sports Minister
Minister of Sport Vitali Mutko told Russian media that Russia waged an honest campaign for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, and that he is glad the investigation is over, because it means that he can get back to work preparing for the sporting event.
FIFA Says Future World Cup Hosts Russia, Qatar to Stand Unchanged: Report
Over 75 witnesses were questioned and some 200,000 pages of material were studiedduring investigations into possible corruption.
Russians Win the First Match of the Subway Super Series
Russians and Canadians met for a hockey match in which despite the injury and a tough game, Russians secured a win.
Violinist Banned From Skiing for Fixing Races
Vanessa Mae, pop violinist, is banned for four years from skiing after violations that had allowed her to qualify for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.
Russian Figure Skating Champion Sotnikova to Miss Grand Prix Final in Japan
Russian Olympic champion in figure skating, Adelina Sotnikova will miss both the Russian Grand Prix series and the final series in Japan due to foot injuries.
Russia’s Kovalev Defeats Hopkins, Unifies Three Titles
With a unanimous decision victory, Kovalev remained undefeated and unified three world titles. He already held the World Boxing Organization title, while Hopkins had the International Boxing Federation and World Boxing Association belts before the fight.
Morocco Refuses to Host African Cup of Nations 2015 Due to Ebola Virus
Morocco will not host the transferal African Cup of Nations in 2015 due to fears caused by the Ebola virus, the executive committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to take on the place where the cup will be held on November 11 in Cairo.
Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
Tuktamysheva Wins Grand Prix at Cup of China, Lipnitskaya Comes Second
Russian figure skaters Elizaveta Tuktamysheva and Yulia Lipnitskaya dominated at the Cup of China, taking home the gold and silver medals.
UN Praise of Sochi Games Testifies to Success: Russian Olympic Committee
Russian Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhukov says that UN praise of Sochi Games testifies to their success.
Evgeni Plushenko Included in List of Candidates for 2018 Winter Olympics
Russia's Olympic Committee has released a list of candidates that may represent Russia at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Team Russia's website reports.
At Least 60 German Citizens Died While Fighting for IS: German Official
Lionel Messi Tops La Liga All-Time Scorers List
Kerry, Zarif, Ashton to Hold New Meeting on Iran's Nuclear Issue in Vienna
Indian Defense Minister Introduces New Naval Intelligence Network
Iran Considers Extension of Nuclear Talks Up to One Year: Reports
Putin: Russian Economy Won't Be Dominated by 'Dollar Dictatorship'
Major New Media Brand ‘Sputnik’ Goes Live November 10
New Brand Sputnik to Show Alternative Viewpoint: Director General
Putin to Australian PM: Russia Hopes All MH17 Crash Data Will Go Public
Putin: ‘Color Revolutions’ Became Lesson, Warning for Russia
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