Europa League: Spartak and Krasnodar defeated

Russia’s Spartak Moscow has failed to make it to the UEFA Europa League’s Round of 32 after being defeated 0-2 by Spain’s Villarreal FC in the group stage final match yesterday evening. The goals were scored by Samuel …

 Schalke beats Lokomotiv 1-0 in Champions League

Alessandro Schoepf scored in injury time to give Schalke a 1-0 win over Lokomotiv Moscow in the Champions League yesterday evening in Gelsenkirchen, denying the Russian side a place in the Europa League. Moscow needed a …

IOC refuses to add eSports to Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said it will not add eSports to the Olympic Games. "The Summit agreed that the Olympic Movement should not ignore its growth, particularly because of its popularity among young generations …

Turkish club becomes women's world volleyball champion

Turkey's Vakıfbank became the winner of the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship in China after beating Brazil's Minas Tenis Clube in the final. Vakıfbank dominated its rivals 3-0 in sets ending 25-23, 25-21 …

Sports Ministry names best Russian sportsmen

2018 Olympic champions, ice hockey player Pavel Datsyuk and figure skater Alina Zagitova, as well as the national football team’s head coach Stanislav Cherchesov received the National …

82nd FIG Congress ends in Baku

The 82nd Congress of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) came to an end in Baku on December 3. About 300 representatives from more than 115 countries took part in the Congress, which, according to the FIG Charter, is the …