Vietnam claimed two out of the three titles available in front of an enthusiastic home crowd here as Asian Beach Games wrestling competition began with a day of women's Greco Roman finals.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov has revealed that four sambists, including two from Russia, have tested positive for meldonium.
Sambo referees from five different continents have taken part in an international seminar here in Russia’s capital as part of the programme for the ongoing World Cup.
insidethegames reporter Daniel Etchells has been named as a nominee for the Sambo Journalist of the Year award.
International Sambo Federation (FIAS) President Vasily Shestakov is confident that this year’s World Sambo Championships will be one of the best in the 42-year history of the event.
Daniel Etchells: Second President's Cup hits Manchester as sambo's fight for IOC recognition rolls on
Different year, but the same story.
Russia showed exactly why they are the dominant force in sambo after claiming five of the eight European Games gold medals on offer here.
More than three decades ago at the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow, youth sambo was showcased during the Opening Ceremony.
While it’s a common misconception that sambo was formally recognised as a demonstration sport of the Games, its flirtation with the leading international multi-sport event remains the most significant example of such to this day.
Defending champions Russia head the eight team line-up for this year’s sambo President’s Cup in Manchester.