- 13:01 23/08/2013
The whereabouts of a top Cuban hurdler who fled his team at the Moscow world athletics championships earlier this month remained a mystery Friday with the Russian Federal Migration Service claiming it could not shed any light on the situation.
- 11:14 13/08/2013
Organizers of the IAAF World Athletics Championship - Russia's first major athletics event since the Olympics were held here in 1980 - are facing mounting concern over the feeble attendance at Moscow’s cavernous Luzhniki stadium that is hosting the event that opened Saturday morning.
- 22:58 23/07/2013
Two-time Olympic pole vault champion and world record holder Yelena Isinbayeva announced Tuesday that she would retire after the world championships in Moscow next month.
- 23:12 10/07/2013
Russia’s Aliya Mustafina, who topped the podium four times at the London 2012 Olympics, dominated the field on the final night of artistic gymnastics at the 2013 World University Games Wednesday, winning two medals, including a gold.
- 13:47 27/06/2013
Almost two-thirds of Russians think government money is being put to poor use on preparations to host next year’s Winter Olympics, pollsters said on Thursday.
- 12:20 17/06/2013
Failure at the London 2012 Olympics was a contributing factor in the apparent suicide of Russian judoka Elena Ivashchenko, a judo official who knew her said Monday.
- 21:54 02/04/2013
It was still dark outside when Jessica Long ambled into the Olympic aquatic center on a recent morning wearing a pastel one-piece swimsuit and gray knee pads to shield the stumps of her legs from the poolside concrete.
- 13:12 25/01/2013
Dynamo Krasnodar coach Yuri Marichev has been appointed Russian national women's volleyball head coach, the federation told R-Sport on Friday.
- 15:55 08/11/2012
The silver medalist in the women's discus at the London Olympics is reportedly suspected of using anabolic steroids.
- 23:08 07/11/2012
Uzbek wrestler Soslan Tigiev has been stripped of his bronze medal from the London 2012 Olympics after failing a drug test, the International Olympic Committee said Wednesday.
- 18:18 07/11/2012
Russian race walker Elena Lashmanova has had her world record set at the Olympic Games in London ratified by the International Association of Athletics Federations.
- 14:10 07/11/2012
The man who won Russia's first wrestling gold medal at the London Olympics has entered Army service, an official told RIA Novosti on Wednesday.
- 18:22 06/11/2012
President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that Russia's "high expectations" of success at the London Olympics went unmet, and ordered officials to draw lessons from the experience.
- 19:00 30/10/2012
David Blatt has resigned as coach of the Russian national men's basketball team, the sport's federation said Tuesday.
- 15:49 09/10/2012
Double London 2012 gold medalists Usain Bolt and Mo Farah are among the Olympic track and field stars nominated Tuesday for the World Athlete of the Year Award.
- 15:57 15/09/2012
Russian Olympic medal-winning swimmer Nikita Lobintsev is to attend a training camp in the United Statesrun by coach Dave Salo, Lobintsev told R-Sport Saturday.
- 17:03 02/09/2012
London Olympic champions Andy Murray and Serena Williams beat their opponents in the third round of the U.S. Open.
- 17:08 29/08/2012
Sergei Ovchinnikov, the coach of the Russian women's volleyball team at the London Olympics, has died at a pre-season training camp in Croatia with his club Dynamo Moscow. He was 43.
- 16:45 28/08/2012
An Olympic bronze medal has been stolen from a member of Russia's basketball team and police said Tuesday there is little hope of catching the culprits.