Russia completed a clean sweep of the combat sambo events as the European Sambo Championships concluded in Gijón in Spain.
Russia claimed another six gold medals at the European Sambo Championships as the nation further underlined its dominance of the sport in Gijón.
Russia secured the team title with another dominant performance as the first medals were awarded at the Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships in Baku.
Russia won six of the nine gold medals up for grabs on the opening day of the European Sambo Championships in Spanish city Gijón, but the country suffered defeats in the three other finals.
Russia finished top of the junior five hoops qualification standings as action began today at the Rhythmic Gymnastics European Championships in Baku.
Olympic gold medallists Russia recorded their biggest International Ice Hockey Federation World Championship win as they thrashed Italy to maintain their 100 per cent start to the event in Slovakia.
Italy, the United States and Russia are due to send the largest delegations when Naples hosts the Summer Universiade in July.
Russia narrowly defeated Spain 5-4 to triumph at the European qualification event for the beach soccer tournaments at the 2019 Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games.
Italy, Russia, Spain and Switzerland have all earned their place in the men’s beach soccer tournament at the 2019 Association of National Olympic Committees World Beach Games in San Diego after reaching the semi-finals at the European qualifier in Salou.
Russian middle-distance runner banned for 12 years by AIU for positive test and forging medical documents
Russian middle-distance runner Kseniya Savina has been banned for 12 years after she tested positive for a prohibited substance and was found to have forged medical documents in an attempt to avoid punishment.
Russian sprinter Igor Obraztsov's status as a neutral athlete has been revoked by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) after he failed an out-of-competition test.
A new forecast of the medals table at next year’s Tokyo Olympics suggests Great Britain may be set to tumble from second to fifth place.
Russia claimed their second gold medal of the International Fencing Federation Women's Foil World Cup with victory in the team event in Germany.
Russian figure skater Maxim Kovtun – a two-time men’s singles silver medallist at the European Championships – has announced his retirement from the sport.
Defending champions Finland secured their place in the quarter-finals of the International Ice Hockey Federation Under-18 World Championship by thrashing Switzerland in Sweden.