Tag: Russia

FINA bans Russian, Belarusian swimmers from world championships over war in Ukraine

FINA bans Russian, Belarusian swimmers from world championships over war in Ukraine

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Russian and Belarusian swimmers were banned Wednesday from competing at the world championships because of the war…

Russia launches rival bid to host Euro 2028 or 2032 amid Ukraine invasion

Russia launches rival bid to host Euro 2028 or 2032 amid Ukraine invasion

Russia is launching a bid to host the 2028 European Championship in a challenge to the British Isles entry or…

CAS reject Russia’s appeal over World Cup ban after Ukraine invasion

CAS reject Russia’s appeal over World Cup ban after Ukraine invasion

Russia’s request to freeze a FIFA ban on its football teams ahead of next week’s World Cup qualifying playoffs was…

CAS upholds UEFA ban on Russian teams

CAS upholds UEFA ban on Russian teams

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) upheld UEFA’s ban on Russian teams taking part in its competitions while CAS…

Russia captain Artem Dzyuba asks not to be selected amid Ukraine conflict

Russia captain Artem Dzyuba asks not to be selected amid Ukraine conflict

Artem Dzyuba, one of Russia‘s all-time leading goalscorers, has asked not to be picked for the national team because of…

Russia banned from international gymnastics and curling events over invasion of Ukraine

Russia banned from international gymnastics and curling events over invasion of Ukraine

Russia has been banned from international gymnastics and curling events in response to its invasion of Ukraine. The International Gymnastics…

CAS upholds UEFA ban on Russian teams

Russian Football Union to appeal to CAS over FIFA, UEFA suspensions

The Russian Football Union (RFU) announced Thursday that it will appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport over the…

IOC urge FIFA, UEFA to ban Russia from all football following Ukraine invasion

IOC urge FIFA, UEFA to ban Russia from all football following Ukraine invasion

FIFA and UEFA have been urged by the International Olympic Committee to ban Russia from all competitive football in response…

No World Cup ban yet for Russia, but team can’t use flag, anthem

No World Cup ban yet for Russia, but team can’t use flag, anthem

FIFA backed away from immediately expelling Russia from World Cup qualifying on Sunday but said it remained an option, deciding…

Poland refuse to play Russia in 2022 World Cup playoff game

Poland refuse to play Russia in 2022 World Cup playoff game

Poland are refusing to play their World Cup qualifier against Russia in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the Polish…