Arunachal Pradesh wushu players shine at Moscow Star Championship, bringing glory to India
Itanagar/IBNS: Arunachal Pradesh wushu players representing India showcased their exceptional skills at the Moscow Star Championship held in the capital city of Russia from May 2 to May 8.
UN experts laud International Olympic Committee for considering admission of Russian, Belarusian athletes
New York: Two UN experts commended the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday for considering the admission of athletes from the Russian Federation and Belarus in sports competitions as “neutral” contestants.
Russia may participate in 2026 FIFA World Cup by joining AFC
Moscow/UNI: The international football federation (FIFA) will not prevent Russia from participating in the 2026 World Cup qualifiers if Moscow joins the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), Russian media reported.
Russian player Natela Dzalamidze switches nationality to play Wimbledon
London/UNI: Moscow-born doubles player Natela Dzalamidze switched her nationality to Georgian to avoid the ban on Russian and Belarusian players in the wake of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
Ukraine invasion: Uefa announces further sanctions on Russian clubs and national teams
Nyon: Europe's football governing body UEFA on Monday announced Russia has been barred from competing in this summer's women's Euro 2022.
Ukraine Invasion: IPC makes decisions regarding RPC and NPC Belarus
London: The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Governing Board met on Wednesday to discuss how the breach of the Olympic Truce by the Russian and Belarus governments is impacting the Paralympic Games and the wider Paralympic Movement.
Ukraine invasion: Russian drivers banned from competing in UK
London: Britain's national sports authority on Wednesday announced Russian drivers will not be allowed to compete in the UK following the Ukraine invasion.
FIFA, UEFA suspend Russia, club teams from all competitions
In a U-turn from its previous stance, football's international governing body FIFA and UEFA, which runs international matches in Europe, have together imposed a ban on Russia and its club teams from all competitions in the wake of Moscow's war on Ukraine.
FIFA announces sanctions against Russia over war on Ukraine
The international governing body of football (FIFA) has announced strict measures against Russia over its war on Ukraine, which has become the site of the world's biggest conflict since World War II.
Ukraine issue: Poland refuses to play WC play-off vs Russia
Warsaw/UNI: Poland will not play their World Cup 2022 qualifying play-off tie against Russia due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Polish Football Association said on Saturday.
UEFA meeting: Champions League Final shifted from Russia to France after Ukraine invasion
Kyiv/Moscow: European football governing UEFA on Friday said it has decided this year's Champions League Final will no longer take place in St. Petersburg city of Russia after the country invaded Ukraine.
Tokyo Olympics: Alexander Zverev creates history, beats Karen Khachanov to clinch gold medal
Tokyo: Germany's Alexander Zverev created history as he became the first Tennis star from his country to clinch an Olympics gold medal.
Tokyo Olympics: Czech Republic defeats Iran in Olympic basketball opener
Tokyo/UNI/Xinhua: The Czech Republic held off a strong fourth quarter comeback from Iran to enjoy a 84-78 win in the first game of the Olympic men's basketball tournament here on Sunday.
EURO 2020: Belgians defeat Russian national football team
Moscow/Sputnik: The players of the Russian national team lost to the Belgian team in their opening match in the EURO 2020 tournament.
Dominant Medvedev tops Zverev to win ATP Shanghai Masters
Shanghai (Xinhua/UNI) Daniil Medvedev of Russia won his second Masters title of this staggering season after beating Alexander Zverev, his fellow rising star from Germany, 6-4, 6-1 here on Sunday.