Zenit and Krasnodar out of UEFA Europa League

Russia’s Zenit St. Petersburg lost 1:2 to Spain’s Villarreal in the Round of 16 of the UEFA Europa League and failed to advance into the tournament’s next stage. The game was held at the Estadio de la Ceramica in Spain …

NTV founder Igor Malashenko dies in Spain

One of the founders of Russia’s NTV television channel Igor Malashenko has passed away in Spain yesterday at the age of 64, according to journalist Timur Valeyev, who worked with Malashenko in the election …

Spain names street after Georgian judoka - media

A street in the town of Brunete, Spain, has been named after Georgian judoka Nikoloz Sherazadishvili, who competed for Spain at the world judo championship in Baku in September and emerged with a gold medal, becoming the first in …

Russia through to 2018 FIFA World Cup quarterfinals

Russia's national football team advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup after edging Spain on 3-4 penalties' win following 1-1 draw in the main time as well as overtime periods of the match at the Luzhniki Stadium in …

Russia to face Spain in knockouts of 2018 World Cup

Russia will play vs Spain in the knockouts of FIFA World Cup 2018. This became clear from the results of matches in Group B. The Spaniards drew a match vs Marocco 2-2 and took the first place in Group B. Now they are supposed to play …