Ministry of Sport of Russia

WADA confirms it received response on Moscow lab data

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has confirmed that it received a response from the Russian authorities regarding the inconsistencies in the database at the Moscow Anti-Doping Laboratory. "WADA can confirm it has received a …

 Russia wins Olympics in Sochi once again

The verdict by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) returned the Russian national team to first place in the unofficial team classification of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. If the CAS decision is confirmed, the Russian …

 Mutko threatens to stop financing WADA

Russia could cease financing the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) unless it restores the rights of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency, the Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said. "My belief is that if our …

Mutko wished good luck to Russian athletes

Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, who could not obtain Olympic accreditation after the report of Richard McLaren's WADA independent commission, congratulated Russian team on the beginning of summer …

RFU to pay debt off to Capello ahead of time

The head of the Ministry of Sports of Russia Vitaly Mutko has said that today the Russian Football Union (RFU) paid money off to the former coach of the Russian football national team Fabio …

Football Academy to start working in Yevpatoriya

In Yevpatoriya a Football Academy is to start working under the auspices of the Russian Ministry of Sport. This was announced during a broadcast of the radio program  ‘From Beginning to End’ by the president of the Crimean …