Breaking News from Russia, Sports

from Bing and Google News
Russia , Sunday 29 March 2020

News Russia Sports: Upstart streaming service DAZN wants to be a player for major sports broadcasting rights

Published on: Sunday 08 March 2020
Upstart streaming service DAZN wants to be a player for major sports broadcasting rights
News source: https://digiday.com/media/upstart-streaming-service-dazn-wants-player-major-sports-broadcasting-rights/

To position itself to compete for those rights, sports streaming service DAZN is making a land grab of its own. This year DAZN’s streaming footprint will expand from nine countries to more than 200 ...

News Russia Sports: Russia Tells People Not to Use Public Transport at Rush Hour Amid Virus Fears-RIA

Published on: Monday 09 March 2020
Russia Tells People Not to Use Public Transport at Rush Hour Amid Virus Fears-RIA
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2020/03/10/world/europe/10reuters-health-coronavirus-russia-transport.html

Russia's consumer safety watchdog recommended on Tuesday that people avoid public transport, shopping malls and other public places at rush hour as a precaution against the coronavirus, the RIA news agency reported.

News Russia Sports: Video: Russia's Su-25 and Su-34s Go All-In On Target Practice

Published on: Wednesday 25 December 2019
Video: Russia's Su-25 and Su-34s Go All-In On Target Practice
News source: https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/video-russias-su-25-and-su-34s-go-all-target-practice-108441

In the 21st century, Moscow offers a new twist on a familiar formula: military sports. Earlier this week, Russian news outlet RT published a promotional video for the second qualifier round of the ...

News Russia Sports: The Year Is Ending, But Russia's Sports-Doping Scandal Isn't

Published on: Wednesday 25 December 2019
The Year Is Ending, But Russia's Sports-Doping Scandal Isn't
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/the-year-is-ending-but-russia-s-sports-doping-scandal-isn-t/30345606.html

The storm clouds were gathering, once again casting a pall over the future of Russian sports, and the country's athletes were told to prepare for the best -- even when the worst appeared inevitable.

News Russia Sports: Russia Banned From Olympics and Global Sports for 4 Years Over Doping

Published on: Monday 09 December 2019
Russia Banned From Olympics and Global Sports for 4 Years Over Doping
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/09/sports/russia-doping-ban.html

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — The world’s top antidoping authority on Monday banished Russia from international competition — including next summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo — for four years, the latest and ...

News Russia Sports: What the Russia Global Sports Ban Means, and What It Doesn’t

Published on: Monday 09 December 2019
What the Russia Global Sports Ban Means, and What It Doesn’t
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/09/sports/olympics/russia-olympics-doping.html

Like many such rulings, the decision to bar Russia from international sports for four years raises more questions than it answers. For instance, Russia has been barred before, but its athletes have ...

News Russia Sports: Reuters Sports News Summary

Published on: Sunday 27 October 2019
Reuters Sports News Summary
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/reuters-sports-news-summary-165731179.html

Following is a summary of current sports news briefs. Figure skating: Russia's Trusova dominates in Skate Canada win An inspired Alexandra Trusova of Russia landed three quadruple jumps as the Russian ...

News Russia Sports: UEFA rules to separate Russia, Kosovo in competition draws

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
UEFA rules to separate Russia, Kosovo in competition draws
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/soccer/2019/10/18/uefa-rules-to-separate-russia-kosovo-in-competition-draws/40339921/

Russia already qualified for Euro 2020, and will host four games in St. Petersburg. Russian teams have also been separated from Ukrainian teams in UEFA draws since annexing the Crimea region of ...

News Russia Sports: 'Avalanche Of Lies': Anti-Doping Probe Exposes Bad Blood In Russian Sports

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
'Avalanche Of Lies': Anti-Doping Probe Exposes Bad Blood In Russian Sports
News source: https://www.rferl.org/a/wada-investigation-russian-sports-bad-blood/30206345.html

As the deadline for Moscow to explain "inconsistencies" in data sent to the World Anti-Doping Agency approaches, Russia's own regulatory bodies are exchanging barbs and bracing for the worst -- a p...

News Russia Sports: Russian hockey team fined for coach's arson threat

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Russian hockey team fined for coach's arson threat
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/russian-hockey-team-fined-coachs-arson-threat-095409411--nhl.html

A Russian hockey team has been fined after its coach threatened to set fire to a referee's car. The Kontinental Hockey League fined Amur Khabarovsk 300,000 rubles ($4,700) after coach Alexander Gulyavtsev shouted ''I'm going to set fire to your car in Perm,'' a reference to the

News Russia Sports: Russia and Hungary to host future world swim championships

Published on: Saturday 20 July 2019
Russia and Hungary to host future world swim championships
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/russia-hungary-host-future-world-swim-championships-104331936--spt.html

Kazan, Russia, will be the site in 2025 and Budapest ... for the first time in 2023 when it's held in Doha, Qatar. More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP-Sports ...

News Russia Sports: Rangers star Artemi Panarin fires at Vladimir Putin, Russia

Published on: Friday 19 July 2019
Rangers star Artemi Panarin fires at Vladimir Putin, Russia
News source: https://www.nj.com/rangers/2019/07/rangers-star-artemi-panarin-fires-at-vladimir-putin-russia.html

Key parts of the long talk were translated here by Russian sports reporter Slava Malamud. In the wide-ranging interview about life in Russia and Putin’s regime, Panarin touched on several different ...

News Russia Sports: Russian fans clash with baton-wielding police at stadium

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
Russian fans clash with baton-wielding police at stadium
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/russian-fans-clash-baton-wielding-121310217.html

The Russian Premier League says in a statement ... arrested earlier over allegations of throwing pyrotechnics. More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP-Sports ...

News Russia Sports: For Flyers, talented (but flawed) Russian winger Vasili Podkolzin could be available in first round

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
For Flyers, talented (but flawed) Russian winger Vasili Podkolzin could be available in first round
News source: https://www.mcall.com/sports/phantoms-flyers/mc-spt-flyers-first-round-pick-20190606-jj6ra3albzcyhnljp5l5vjlazq-story.html

Podkolzin has two years left on a contract in Russia's KHL, meaning he couldn't opt for an NHL ... and we'll try to target guys late who have certain traits.” [More Sports] Flyers’ Missing Link: ...

News Russia Sports: Pavel Datsyuk, former Red Wings star, signs with hometown Russian team in KHL

Published on: Wednesday 05 June 2019
Pavel Datsyuk, former Red Wings star, signs with hometown Russian team in KHL
News source: https://www.detroitnews.com/story/sports/nhl/red-wings/2019/06/05/pavel-datsyuk-ex-detroit-red-wings-star-signs-hometown-team-khl/1352255001/

Former Red Wings star Pavel Datsyuk made it official Wednesday: He’s returning — to Russia.

News Russia Sports: It's official: Detroit Red Wings great Pavel Datsyuk staying in Russia

Published on: Wednesday 05 June 2019
It's official: Detroit Red Wings great Pavel Datsyuk staying in Russia
News source: https://www.freep.com/story/sports/nhl/red-wings/2019/06/05/detroit-red-wings-pavel-datsyuk-russia-khl/1351048001/

Check out this story on Freep.com: https://www.freep.com/story/sports/nhl/red-wings/2019/06/05/detroit-red-wings-pavel-datsyuk-russia-khl/1351048001/ Pavel Datsyuk (Photo: Geoff Burke, USA TODAY ...

News Russia Sports: Exclusive: Banned Russian Athletics Coach Wins State Contracts for Sports Facility

Published on: Wednesday 05 June 2019
Exclusive: Banned Russian Athletics Coach Wins State Contracts for Sports Facility
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/06/06/sports/06reuters-sport-doping-russia-chegin-exclusive.html

Russian race walking coach Viktor Chegin, who was banned for life for doping in 2016, has won state contracts to provide security at a sports venue where he was formerly head coach, procurement documents and tax records show.

News Russia Sports: Russian rower Kornilov slapped with 2-year suspension for anti-doping rules’ violations

Published on: Monday 20 May 2019
Russian rower Kornilov slapped with 2-year suspension for anti-doping rules’ violations
News source: http://tass.com/sport/1059162

Alexei Svirin, the president of the Russian Rowing Federation (RRF), told TASS commenting on the incident that Kornilov had decided to wrap up with his sports career, but failed to file timely a ...