Russian triathlete Polyanskiy suspected of doping violation
A doping sample of Russian triathlete Igor Polyanskiy has returned an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF) for recombinant Erythropoietin, World Triathlon reports.
The sample was collected at an …
Poland launches asylum process for Belarusian athlete Timanovskaya
Polish authorities have launched the asylum process for Belarusian track and field athlete Kristina Timanovskaya, who earlier refused an order to fly home from the Tokyo Olympic Games issued by her …
Russian wrestler Evloev through to semifinals of Tokyo Olympics
Team ROC's Musa Evloev has defeated Hungary’s Alex Szoke in the quarterfinals of men’s Greco-Roman 97 kg event at the Tokyo Olympic Games.
In the semifinals, he will face the winner of …
Russian Rylov wins second Olympic gold in Tokyo
Russian swimmer Evgeny Rylov has won the gold medal in the Tokyo Olympics 200m backstroke event.
Rylov finished first with one minute and 53.27 seconds, setting a new Olympic record. US Ryan Murphy …
Abramovich files defamation lawsuit against author and publisher of Putin’s People book
Russian businessman Roman Abramovich has lodged a lawsuit against the HarperCollins publishing company, which published a book Putin’s People this spring, written by former Moscow correspondent …
Tokyo Olympics’ organizers allow up to 500 foreign volunteers to assist at Games
Some 500 volunteers from abroad have been cleared to come to Japan and provide assistance at the Olympic Games in Tokyo this summer, Kyodo news agency reported on Monday.
On March 20, the Japanese …
Decision on Tokyo Olympics can be made by late March
The decision on whether it is possible to go ahead with the upcoming Tokyo Olympics in summer can be made before the official launch of the Olympic torch relay scheduled for March 25, Chairman of the …
Tokyo Olympics to be postponed if impossible to be held in complete way
The option of postponement of the 2020 Olympic Games set to be held in Tokyo this summer is possible if it is difficult to hold the Games as usual, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said at a …
RUSADA to help UEFA with doping control at 2020 Euro Cup matches in Russia
The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) will provide maximum assistance to the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) in the doping control work during matches of the 2020 Euro Cup in Russia …
WADA calls for public hearing of RUSADA case at CAS
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has sent an official request to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to hold a public hearing into the case of Russia’s anti-doping body, RUSADA, the WADA …