The English Premier League kicked off this week and there have been no shortage of exciting matches so far. With a new season, fans are eagerly awaiting to see their team’s new signings and fight for the top spot.
Over 70 percent of the residents of Russia’s Saint Petersburg support the city’s bid to host UEFA European Championship in 2020, R-Sport reported Friday, citing Vasiliy Kichedzhi, Vice Governor of the city.
UEFA’s disciplinary body has decided to punish Moscow’s Dinamo football club with a partial closure of its stands at a Europa League playoff match against Cyprus' Omonia, following Dinamo fans' racist behavior, R-Sport reported Friday, citing UEFA’s official website.
Three West African athletes from the areas affected by the recent Ebola outbreak will not take part in the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games, a joint communique issued by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the games’ Organizing Committee said Friday.
Russia will simplify visa regime for foreigners planning to attend the Formula 1 Grand Prix set to be held in Sochi, according to the press service of the governor of Krasnodar Territory, Alexander Tkachev, after the meeting of the Russian Grand Prix organizing committee.
The US Health and Human Services department announced plans to close three emergency child immigration centers created to shelter unaccompanied children crossing America’s southern border due to a recent decline in border crossings.
Sochi 2014 Olympic champion in ladies’ singles figure skating Adelina Sotnikova told RIA Novosti that she misses the spirit of competition and has gained a new perspective on her career as a result of the Olympics.
British Prime Minister David Cameron is not thinking that Russia should be denied the right to host the World Cup in 2018, as previously stated by Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, the Guardian magazine reported.
Russian Olympic champion Julia Lipnitskaia addressed her fans in social networks with a help request. Young figure skating diva is looking for ideas for her new free program. She asked internet-users to send her their suggestions and help her with music choice.
Young Russian basketball players are stronger and more talented than their Italian counterparts, the Russian national basketball team manager Dmitri Domani said in an interview to the “R-sport” agency on Monday.