Flight price to World Cup 2018 cities doubles

In recent days, the demand for air tickets to the cities of Russia, where the World Cup matches will be held, has grown significantly, the Aviasales ticket search engine PR-director, Janis Dzenis said. "This week, …

Will Russian athletes be left without Olympics?

The Foundation Board of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has refused to recognize Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA as compliant with the international code. The decision was taken at the WADA Foundation Board Meeting in Seoul. Ahead …

US Soccer exploring tournament for non-World Cup teams

The United States Soccer Federation (USSF) is exploring the idea of hosting a competition featuring those who missed out on World Cup 2018. Associations have yet to be contacted and US Soccer, whose team also failed to reach the …

Russia draws with Spain in St. Petersburg

The Russia-Spain football friendly ended in a 3-3 draw at the Krestovsky Stadium of Russia’s St. Petersburg yesterday. Spain’s early pressure was rewarded when Jordi Alba scored nine minutes into the game, …

WADA considers banning Russia from 2018 Winter Olympics

The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) hasn't fully complied with the requirements set by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), which could stand in the way of the nation's participation in the upcoming Games, the German TV channel ARD …

Russia opens Luzhniki stadium with defeat from Argentina

Sergio Aguero ended his long wait for an Argentina goal in his first start under Jorge Sampaoli as the South American giants left it late to beat Russia 1-0 at the Luzhniki Stadium, reports. Aguero found the net for his country …