Russia accept full suspension by IAAF

2015-11-26 17:08

The Russian athletics federation has accepted a full suspension from athletics competitions, the IAAF has confirmed.

Russia, WADA to meet over doping crisis

2015-11-23 17:55

Officials from the World Anti-Doping Agency and Russia will meet to discuss the ongoing doping crisis in the country.

Ban Russia from Rio

2015-11-18 21:21

Olympic legend Ed Moses has called for Russian track and field athletes to be barred from next year's Olympics.

Russian disqualified after marathon win

2015-11-17 16:15

A Russian runner has been disqualified after winning a Japanese marathon while the the country is under IAAF suspension.

Czechs win fourth Fed Cup in five years

2015-11-15 21:24

The Czech Republic have successfully defended the Fed Cup beating Russia in the final in Prague.

Foreigner to head Russian anti-doping lab?

2015-11-11 18:55

In the wake of a damning WADA report, Russia would be prepared to appoint a foreigner to head its anti-doping lab.

Russia dump Capello as coach

2015-07-14 09:59

The Russian Football Union says it has ended its contract with coach Fabio Capello, three years before the country hosts the 2018 SWC.

US Senators want no Russia SWC

2015-04-02 09:40

13 US Senators wrote to FIFA's Sepp Blatter to ask for a vote on moving the 2018 World Cup out of Russia.

Blatter concerned by Russian soccer racism

2015-03-02 14:28

Sepp Blatter is concerned by a study detailing the scale of Russia's racism problem ahead of the 2018 SWC.

Tycoon settles Capello pay row

2015-02-06 16:25

Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov has stepped in to settle the $5.8 million owed in back pay to Russia manager Fabio Capello.


Russia to increase 2018 World Cup security

2015-11-24 16:59

Security at the 2018 World Cup will be strengthened in the wake of the Paris attacks Russia's Sports Minister has promised.

Russia set to miss world indoor championship

2015-11-19 18:43

Russia will miss the world indoor championship as the IAAF inspection team in the country will only report back in March.

Russian athletes to compete under Olympic flag?

2015-11-17 18:11

The chances of Russian athletes competing under the Olympic flag in Rio are "total speculation" the IOC says.

IAAF should have been 'more alert'

2015-11-15 21:29

Sebastian Coe believes the IAAF should have been "more alert" during events that led to the suspension of Russia over state-sponsored doping.

Log: Sevens World Series

2015-11-13 00:00

Standings in the 10-tournament 2015/16 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series which starts in Dubai and ends in England.

Russia to be suspended from world athletics?

2015-11-09 16:31

A World Anti-Doping commission has recommended the IAAF suspend Russia from athletics following doping allegations.

Capello set target semi target

2015-05-26 10:40

Russia coach Fabio Capello has been told that his team's target should be a World Cup semifinal at home in 2018.

'Flame thrower' to face charges

2015-03-29 17:06

The man who hurled a flare at Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev during a Euro qualifier has been identified and faces criminal charges.

Russian firm wins tender to build Uganda refinery

2015-02-17 11:30

A consortium led by Russian firm RT Global Resources has won the deal to build and operate Uganda's $2.5bn crude oil refinery, according to a report.

Capello's wages not settled

2015-01-20 12:36

European football chief Michel Platini urged Russia's Football Union (RFU) to pay the wages they owe to Fabio Capello.

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