Russia fought back to sink Iran and maintain their winning start to the International Volleyball Federation Men’s Under-21 Championship in Bahraini city Riffa.
Russia won the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Cup after holding their nerve to defeat reigning champions Ukraine 3-1 in the final.
Ukraine will not compete at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Paraguay later this year after they withdrew from the UEFA European qualifier in Moscow.
Italy, Japan, Russia and Turkey secured their place in the semi-finals as action continued today at the International Volleyball Federation Women's Under-20 World Championship in Mexico.
Ukraine are one win away from successfully defending their International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football World Cup crown.
Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov has praised the student athletes who finished second in the medals table at the Naples 2019 Summer Universiade.
Russia successfully defended their International Volleyball Federation Men's Nations League crown by beating hosts United States in four sets in today's final.
Italy, Japan and Russia have all advanced to the second round of the International Volleyball Federation Women's Under-20 World Championship with unbeaten records after extending their winning runs to three matches in Mexico today.
Alexei Kudashov has been appointed to replace Ilya Vorobyov as head coach of the Russian men's ice hockey team.
Russian athletics coach Vladimir Kazarin has admitted breaching his lifetime ban from the sport and confirmed he had continued working with athletes after he was suspended in 2017.
Poland and Russia won their pool matches against Iran and France, respectively, to secure their place in the last four of the International Volleyball Federation Men’s Nations League final round in Chicago.
Six-times Olympic champion Viktor Ahn will step up his bid for a place on the Russian short track speed skating team when he competes at qualification events in September.
More than 100 suspected anti-doping rule violations against Russian athletes have been uncovered by the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) in the first half of this year, its deputy director general Margarita Pakhnotskaya has revealed.