International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has said the organisation is currently more focused on providing anti-doping education to its athletes than issuing sanctions in light of the second part of Richard McLaren’s report into Russian state-sponsored doping, which concluded that the 2013 Universiade in Kazan was used as a testing ground for sample manipulation.
By Daniel Etchells and Max Winters at the Halyk Arena in Almaty
Russia's women dominated the 2017 Winter Universiade freestyle skiing ski cross competition today, posting a 1-2-3 in the final.
South Korea dominated the final day of short track speed skating at the 2017 Winter Universiade today, as they won three of the four gold medals on offer at the Baluan Sholak Arena.
Mikhail Matveev and Anastasiia Loginova ended snowboard competition here at the 2017 Winter Universiade on a Russian high after taking gold in the men’s and women's big air snowboard competitions respectively.
Kazakhstan’s Galina Vishnevskaya claimed her second biathlon gold medal of the 2017 Winter Universiade after winning the women’s 12.5 kilometres mass start event today.
Lilia Vasilieva of Russia was victorious in the women's 15 kilometres cross-country skiing mass start race here at the 2017 Winter Universiade today.
Great Britain claimed the 2017 Winter Universiade men’s curling gold medal here today after beating Sweden in dramatic fashion.
Austria’s Richard Leitgeb led an Austrian podium sweep in the men’s slalom event as Alpine skiing action here at the 2017 Winter Universiade came to an end today.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin believes Almaty can use the 2017 Winter Universiade as a catalyst to host future major sporting events.
By Daniel Etchells and Max Winters at the Main Press Centre in Almaty
Russia successfully defended their Winter Universiade women’s ice hockey title here tonight after defeating Canada in a repeat of the 2015 gold medal match.
Russia enjoyed a sensational day in the cross-country skiing relay races as both their men's and women's teams took gold medals here at the Winter Universiade.
South Korea’s Kim Do Kyoum set a Winter Universiade short track speed skating record on his way to winning the men’s 500 metres gold medal here at Almaty 2017 today.
Seitaro Ichinohe of Japan claimed the gold medal in the men's speed skating mass start race at the Medeu High-mountain Ice Rink here today.