Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed his support for the introduction of holding esports tournaments in schools to help Russian gamers perform better at an international level.
Russia is set to bid to host the European Handball Championship in either 2026 or 2028.
Head of Russian national training centre and Sochi 2014 Chef de Mission detained over embezzlement case
The head of the Centre of Sports Preparation (CPS) for Russian national teams has been detained as part of a criminal embezzlement case.
Two-time European figure skating champion and Olympic medallist Vladimir Morozov has tested positive for COVID-19.
Russian biathlete Evgeny Ustyugov has claimed he has been "stripped" of the presumption of innocence as he prepares to fight his doping sanction at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
Spaniard Ambros Martin has extended his contract as head coach of the Russian women's handball team through to after the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
A senior International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) official has defended the decision to award a major event to Russia, claiming sports bodies should not be punished for the country being declared non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
It seems a lifetime ago that a four-year package of sanctions was imposed on Russia by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) as punishment for the manipulation of the Moscow Laboratory data.
American-born Russian double Olympic snowboarding gold medallist Vic Wild is set to return to training after missing the first camp for athletes in the parallel disciplines due to coronavirus restrictions.
This year's Bandy World Championship in Russia has been thrown into doubt after three countries withdrew from the tournament due to travel restrictions imposed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Russian Biathlon Union (RBU) President Viktor Maigurov has said the organisation intends to pay off its debts to the International Biathlon Union (IBU) before the start of the upcoming season.
European Gymnastics has insisted that the Russian Rhythmic Federation did not raise any of its concerns over the upcoming European Championships with the continental body and that discussions are underway to try and avoid athletes and officials having to quarantine for two weeks in Ukraine.
Russian biathlon coach Valery Polkhovsky says he will not act as vice-president of the Russian Biathlon Union (RBU) as well.
The head coach of the Russian rhythmic gymnastics team has claimed the country did not enter the European Championships because of "unacceptable" conditions imposed by organisers.
The Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations (iNADO) is "deeply concerned" by the control that the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) and Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) exercise over the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA), following their decision to remove Yuri Ganus as the organisation’s director general yesterday.