Russian Olympic team

WADA considers news sanctions against RUSADA

The World Anti-Doping Agency said that Russian authorities had failed to provide access to laboratory doping data by their year-end deadline and it will consider sanctions against the Russian Anti-Doping Agency. WADA's Compliance …

Final groups set for men's hockey at 2018 Olympics

Qualification for men's ice hockey at the 2018 Olympic Games in Pyeongchang has ended, with Norway, Slovenia, and Germany earning the final three spots. With qualification finished, the three groups for 2018 Pyeongchang have now …

Putin to meet Russian Olympic team

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Russian athletes who won medals at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in the Kremlin on August 25. The presidential press service said the Russian leader will present state …

Olympics in Rio: Strong Russia and records of Caucasus

The Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will be remembered for many events, but for Russia and the South Caucasus countries it will go down in history as one of the most difficult and the most successful. Russia, being under an unprecedented …

 Medvedev praises national team’s results in Rio

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev praised the national team on Sunday for doing very well at the Rio Olympics despite hard times for Russian sport. "The Olympics in Rio de Janeiro were far from the easiest …

Day 16 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro are coming to an end. On the final day, athletes will compete in boxing, basketball, volleyball, wrestling, handball, mountain-bike, rhythmic gymnastics and athletics.  In men's …