A group of Russian football fans from Krasnodar arranged a hospitality event for supporters of a visiting Cote d’Ivoire team.
Vladimir Lukin told Sputnik that he was hopeful that the Russian athletes will be recognized on time to participate in the 2018 Winter Paralympics while the discussions with the International Paralympic Committee are ongoing.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided to strip three Russian athletes of their London 2012 Summer Olympics results after conducting rechecks of their doping samples, the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) said in a statement on Tuesday.
Russia kicked off a country-wide initiative to tackle racism and xenophobia in football, the Russian Jewish Congress said Tuesday.
Russia's Yana Dobzhitskaya was elected on Saturday vice-president of the European Sailing Federation (EuroSAF), the Russian Yachting Federation said in a statement.
Supporters of the prominent Spartak Moscow football team gave a caustic response to a BBC film trying to scare people away from attending the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia because of alleged "monstrous" fans.
The World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) informant, Russian runner Andrey Dmitriev said that he left Russia in order to feel safe.
The recommendations of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the creation of an Independent Testing Authority (ITA) will be discussed by working groups of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), a WADA spokesperson told R-Sport.
The mainstream media is trying its best to conjure fears of so-called Russian football hooligans, Mikhail Starov, President of Manchester United's official fan-club in Russia, told Sputnik.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said that IOC does not have any kind of info that the organization of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korean Pyeongchang would be affected by corruption case.
Manchester United is working hard to give FC Rostov fans a warm welcome ahead of Thursday's UEFA Europa League match at Old Trafford, after fans of the English club were pleasantly surprised by the good reception they received in Rostov last week.
President of the International Ski Federation (FIS) and senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Gian Franco Kasper has compared banning Russia from the Winter Olympics with the Holocaust. Although he regretted his "unsuccessful" choice of words, he maintained that his overall point is valid.
On the Russian investigation, the IOC expenses are already at $2.8 million, nearly $3 million for the reanalysis following the McLaren report, according to IOC Director of Communications Mark Adams.
According to reports, IOC announced on Thursday creation of an Independent Testing Authority (ITA).
Sergei Portugalov, a Russian doctor suspected of giving doping to athletes, should be barred from working in Russian sport, the chief of the World Anti-Doping Agency told R-Sport on Tuesday.
The World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) roadmap does not contain a list of people who should be banned from working in the Russian National Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA), Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko told the R-Sport news agency.
Russia denies accusations that an alleged doping program in the country was controlled by the state, Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov said Monday.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) needs to be able to apply substantial sanctions in cases of doping abuse, if it wants to succeed as a regulator, the organization's President Craig Reedie said Monday.
The International Olympic Committee’s Coordination Committee on Monday began its visit to South Korea's county of Pyeongchang that will host the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.
Topless activists doused themselves with fake blood in the streets of Valencia, Spain, Sunday, to protest the spilling of blood in the bullring.
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