The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has extended its sanctions against Russia by adding six members of the national women’s ice hockey team to the long list of athletes who are now prohibited from participating in any future Olympics.
The former head of the Moscow anti-doping laboratory, Grigory Rodchenkov, is facing charges of trafficking highly potent illicit drugs in his home country. Rodchenkov’s testimony on alleged state-run doping instigated a wave of sanctions against Russia.
Bellator kickboxer Joe Schilling posted a moving video in which he said he felt “stupid” after reaching out to the mother of bullied child Keaton Jones, only for her to spurn his offer of a trip to LA and instead ask him for hard cash.
Russia’s national postal service 'Pochta Rossi' has begun delivering the first 2018 FIFA World Cup FAN IDs, which will provide access to stadiums and grant visa-free entry to Russia for international guests.
Boxing is a tough sport for tough competitors, but even the toughest of ‘tough guys’ would wince at the horrific injury that forced the stoppage of a fight in Las Vegas between British fighter Stephen Smith and his Mexican opponent Francisco Vargas at the weekend.
US Olympic champion gymnast Simone Biles has made her debut as a National Football League (NFL) cheerleader, turning out to cheer on her hometown team the Houston Texans during Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers.
More than 1,000 Russian fans took part in a flash mob at Moscow’s biggest skating rink on Sunday, to show support for the athletes banned from competing under the Russian flag at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics.
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