Alexander Zhukov

Russia awaits CAS verdict on its Olympic team

President of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) Alexander Zhukov informed that the decision on the participation of athletes, listed in the ROC's application, at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will made no later than …

IOC agrees to ban Russian athletes from the Olympics

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is to make a decision to debar Russian athletes from the Olympic Games individually. The statement was made by the head of the International Olympic …

Zhukov: Russia may host second European Games

Russia is considering the option of hosting the Second European Games in 2019, but a final decision on this matter has not been made yet, the president of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) Alexander Zhukov stated. …

Fans' House in Baku completes its work

The Fans' House, created for the First European Games in Baku, completed its work. During the 17 days of competition it was visited by over 10 thousand guests. "The idea of ​​creating a joint Fans' House of Russia and

Baku hosts First European games

The 2015 European Games, the first in the history of the European continent, have started in Baku today. The opening ceremony of the Games will take place at 21:00 (19:00 MSK) at the Baku Olympic Stadium. The opening will be attended by heads of …