The "neutral" Russian team at this year's postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is set to wear a controversial uniform featuring the colours of the country's flag, which is banned due to doping sanctions.
IBU confirms RBU not eligible for reinstatement until at least December 2022 at latest meeting of working group
A working group overseeing the reinstatement of the Russian Biathlon Union (RBU) has underlined that the national body will not be able to become a full International Biathlon Union (IBU) member again until at least December 2022.
Holders Sweden and the Russian Curling Federation (RCF) have booked their place in the semi-finals of the World Men's Curling Championship in Calgary.
Former Olympic champions Natalya Antyukh and Andrei Silnov are among four Russian athletes who have been given doping bans by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after being named in the McLaren Report, but they will not lose their medals.
Russia was part of weightlifting's problem but now "leading the fight against doping", says EWF Presidential candidate Agapitov
Maxim Agapitov, who hopes to take over the leadership of the European Weightlifting Federation (EWF) this week, claims Russia is "building the framework for a new era" in the sport after years of being involved in "the corruption of Tamás Aján and his inner circle".
Russian figure skaters received a hero's welcome, including a rendition of the national anthem, on their return to the country following their successful performance at the World Championships in Stockholm.
Russia secure place in women’s Water Polo World League Super Final with victory on last day of European qualifier
Russia secured their place in the women’s Water Polo World League Super Final after beating The Netherlands on the final day of the European qualification tournament in Budapest, Hungary.
Anna Shcherbakova converted her lead at the halfway stage into gold as the Figure Skating Federation of Russia swept the podium in the women's event at the World Figure Skating Championships in Stockholm.
Russia scooped the team titles in the men's, women's and combat sambo divisions after another dominant display at the Kharlampiev Memorial Sambo World Cup in Moscow.
Hosts Russia claimed six gold medals on the first day of competition at the Kharlampiev Memorial Sambo World Cup in Moscow.
Russia clinched their first mixed parallel slalom team victory at an Alpine Snowboard World Cup as the season drew to a close in Berchtesgaden.
Olympic champions Russia, Hungary and Sweden booked their places at Tokyo 2020 at the Olympic women's handball qualifiers taking place across three venues this weekend.
Hungary and Russia among winners on opening day of women’s Tokyo 2020 handball qualification tournaments
Hungary and Russia were among the winners on the first day of action at three qualification tournaments which will decide the remaining six women’s handball teams at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The ISSF Executive Committee has agreed it will be "impossible" to strip Russia of next year's World Shooting Championships, paving the way for the event to remain in the country despite the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruling.
Russian Sports Minister Oleg Matytsin has said Olympic and Paralympic athletes in the country should be able to receive COVID-19 vaccines on a voluntary basis.