sport in Russia

Armavir's resident won in Kislovodsk marathon

One of the most difficult marathons in Russia took place today in the National Park of the Stavropol resort town of Kislovodsk. Aleksey Mamarin from Armavir won the 42 km marathon, - said its organizer Mikhail …

Russia defeats Malta in World Cup qualifier

Russia won 2-0 in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Malta at Moscow’s Otkrytie Bank Arena on Tuesday. The goals were scored by Fyodor Smolov (10’) and Zelimkhan Bakayev (84’, on penalty). The game in …

Khabib Nurmagomedov reveals he is UFC shareholder

Khabib Nurmagomedov has announced that he is officially a shareholder in the UFC. The promotion's parent company, Endeavor, recently became a public entity and Nurmagomedov jumped on the opportunity by buying shares in the world's premier …

Moscow hosts hockey match in memory of Akhmat Kadyrov

The hockey match, timed to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the birth of the first president of Chechnya, Akhmat-Khadzhi Kadyrov, was held on Saturday in Moscow. The match between Hockey Legends and Akhmat teems took place on the …

Spartak loses to Benfica, out of UEFA Champions league

FC Spartak Moscow failed to defeat Portugal’s Benfica in Lisbon in the second match of the third qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League, losing 0-2 on Tuesday. Benfica won the first game, held on August 4 in Moscow, with …

Russia wins three medals at Tokyo Olympics Day 8

The Russian national team won one gold, one silver and one bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics. The gold medals were taken by female sabre fencers Olga Nikitina, Sofia Pozdnyakova and Sofia Velikaya, who defeated the French in the finals of the …