Exhibition sambo fights have been included on the programme of the 2018 African Youth Games in Algiers.
The growth of youth sambo in Croatia has been praised after a children's tournament was held in Belišće.
Dmitry Maksimov, the sports director of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS), will host a masterclass of the sport with Intesa Bank customers in Moscow.
Mongolian President Battulga Khaltmaa has visited the country's National Sambo Championships.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) held a coaching seminar at the Cyprus University of Sports with participants including sambo clubs from Nicosia and Limassol.
A special cooperation has been unveiled between the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) and Intesa Bank to create a special and "exclusive" co-brand debit card.
Sayra Laguna, a multiple Pan American sambo champion, became the first sambist in Nicaragua's history to claim the Best Athlete of the Year award at a ceremony at an Olympic gala night in Managua.
The first sambo tournament for visually impaired boys and girls has been held in Laishevo.
The bust of Vasily Oshchepkov, the founder of sambo, was unveiled at the Sports Legends Lane of the Russian State University of Physical Education, Sport, Youth and Tourism (SCOLIPE) in Moscow.
Organisers of the 2017 World Sambo Championships, which were held in Sochi last month, have received recognition from the Russian State Duma Committee on Physical Culture, Sport, Tourism and Youth Affairs.
Peace and Sport have awarded the Maria Guedez Foundation and the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) the "In memory of Guo Chan: coup de Coeur" award thanks to their work in Venezuela.
Croatian capital Zagreb hosted a women in sambo seminar as part of a bid to attract more female athletes to the sport.
Laure Fournier has been elected as the chairperson of the International Sambo Federation's (FIAS) Athletes' Commission.
The International Sambo Federation has awarded two fans with "money cannot buy" prizes following this month's World Championships in Sochi.
Costa Rica and Uruguay have become full-time members of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS), it has been announced.