Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) director general Yuriy Ganus has issued a public declaration that he will not kill himself as a row between the anti-doing body and the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) intensifies.
Russia’s teenage pole vault star Matvey Volkov has confirmed his intention to switch nationality to represent Belarus, following the Russian Athletics Federation’s (RusAF) failure to meet a deadline set by World Athletics to make a payment as part of reinstatement process.
The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has hit back at the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) and Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) in a row over an audit of RUSADA.
Poland and Russia have been awarded wildcards for the 2021 International Handball Federation (IHF) Men’s World Championship.
The Russian Luge Federation (RLF) has announced that it will host its National Championships in March in 2014 Winter Olympic host city Sochi.
World Athletics has stood down its Russian Taskforce after confirming it has not been paid the money owed by the country.
The Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) is requesting the deadline for it to pay half of a $10 million (£8 million/€9 million) fine to World Athletics - which is today - is postponed indefinitely, claiming it does not have the funds available to complete payment at the present time.
Russian Sports Minister Matytsin says country's athletes must be allowed to compete internationally as neutrals
Russian Sports Minister Oleg Matytsin says the country's athletes must be allowed to compete as neutrals in international competition, even if the country's athletics federation does not pay a $5 million (£4.02 million/€4.44 million) fine by the start of July.
Olga Zaitseva has been nominated to sit on the Russian Biathlon Union (RBU) Board, despite her disqualification from the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics for doping.
Russian figure skating coach Eteri Tutberidze, who was forced to go into a period of quarantine after arriving back in the country from the United States, has joined her international athletes at a training camp in Novogorsk.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will hear biathlete Evgeny Ustyugov’s appeal against his doping ban on October 20.
Russian curler Aleksandr Krushelnitckii will resume his career when his doping ban expires, according to Russian Curling Federation President Dmitry Svishchev.
Ski jumper Alexandra Kustova has been suspended for 18 months for whereabouts failures, the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has announced.
Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) President Vladimir Lukin is anticipating the country sending almost 280 athletes to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games next year, despite uncertainly over whether or not Russia will be allowed to compete.
Valeri Bragin has been named as the new head coach of the Russian men's ice hockey team.