Alexander Zhukov

Volodin to receive US senators tomorrow

Russian State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin will receive the US congressional delegation, which is currently on a visit to Russia, on July 3, First Deputy Speaker Alexander Zhukov said. "The …

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. …