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Russia Might Miss Tokyo Olympics Over ‘Inconsistent’ Lab Data in a Doping Scandal

Russia could miss the summer Olympics next year in Tokyo after the World Anti-Doping Agency…

Neymar

Lichtsteiner Admits That It Is “Practically Impossible” To Stop Neymar

Switzerland faces Brazil tomorrow in the second Group E game of the FIFA World Cup…

2018 FIFA World Cup

2018 FIFA World Cup: Twitter Reacts as Russia Thrash Saudi Arabia

The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off in Russia today with the home team facing…

World Cup

Russia 2018 -The Final Race for the World Cup

The 2018 FIFA World cup in Russia is only a few months away. The qualifers…

2018 World Cup

2018 FIFA World Cup: $400 Million Prized Announced

FIFA said on Friday that the 32 national teams competing at the 2018 FIFA World…

Vettel

Ferrari inch closer to grid penalties with new turbos for both Drivers

Ferrari on Friday put in two brand new turbochargers for both Sebastian Vettel and Kimi…

IOC: Russian athletes cleared to play in Rio Olympics 2016

The International Association of Athletic Federation, called the IAAF convicted nearly 70 athletes from Russian…

Worst teams from the Euro 2016 Group Stage

The group stage of the Euro 2016 has concluded. A competitive set of matches, no…

Euro Archives: The Underdogs Everyone Wanted Beaten

It was one of the greatest Underdog achievements in International football. It was the greatest…

Maria Sharapova-Where to from here?

The Maria Sharapova revelation has taken the world by storm. The most marketable female athlete…

Russia bans European medallist Maracheva, three others for doping

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian authorities said on Monday they had banned four athletes including European…

Ennis-Hill would have Olympic doubts over Russians

LONDON (Reuters) – Jessica Ennis-Hill will have doubts about Russian athletes even if they are…

UK Anti-Doping may play lead role in Russia drug tests

(Reuters) – The UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) agency could play a leading role in running Russia’s…

Former United winger Kanchelskis to coach Solyaris

By Dmitriy Rogovitskiy MOSCOW (Reuters) – Former Manchester United winger Andrei Kanchelskis has been named…

Montenegro name Serb Tumbakovic as coach

REUTERS – Montenegro have named Serb Ljubisa Tumbakovic as their coach in a bid to…

Russia elects new athletics chief to clean up sport

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s new athletics head said his priority was to ensure Russian sportsmen…

Russian Olympic chief questions WADA objectivity – R-Sport

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Suggestions by a World Anti-Doping Agency(WADA) report that widespread doping in Russian…

IAAF ex-chief “organised conspiracy and corruption” while officials looked away – report

By Karolos Grohmann MUNICH (Reuters) – The former head of world athletics, Lamine Diack, ran…

Chile coach Sampaoli staying on, likely not much longer

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile coach Jorge Sampaoli, who led the national team to their first…

Coe denies Russian doping was covered up

(Reuters) – IAAF president Sebastian Coe says there has been no cover up of Russian…

Athletics-Former top officials get life bans for doping blackmail

LONDON (Reuters) – Two top Russian athletics officials and the son of former world governing…

Russia unlikely to compete in Rio, European Athletics chief says

LONDON (Reuters) – European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen does not expect Russia to return…

Garcia’s FIFA corruption report must be published – Prince Ali

LONDON (Reuters) – FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali bin al-Hussein has called for Michael Garcia’s…

World champion Lovchev banned over doping test

MOSCOW (Reuters) – World champion Alexei Lovchev of Russia has been suspended for failing a…

Diack denies funding Sall’s Senegal presidential bid – lawyers

PARIS (Reuters) – Former international athletics federation (IAAF) head Lamine Diack denies having given money…

Scandal-hit Sepp Blatter named ‘Swiss of the Year’

ZURICH (Reuters) – Suspended world soccer chief Sepp Blatter was named “Swiss of the Year”…

Putin says FIFA’s Blatter “a respected person”, deserves Nobel prize

MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that suspended FIFA President Sepp Blatter…

Denis Cheryshev

Real’s appeal against King’s Cup expulsion rejected

MADRID (Reuters) – Real Madrid’s appeal against their expulsion from the King’s Cup for fielding…

Spartak Moscow fined after fans burn Turkish flags

By Dmitriy Rogovitskiy MOSCOW (Reuters) – Spartak Moscow have been fined 100,000 roubles ($1,446.45) after…

IOC Chief Thomas Bach

IOC chief says Russia gave assurances it will sanction doping offenders

PRAGUE (Reuters) – Russia’s Olympic Committee has given assurances that coaches, athletes and personnel involved…