Tag: Russian


Russia persona non grata in sports world

Russia ban update

The United States Olympic chiefs threw their support behind the International Olympic Committee (IOC) calls for Russian athletes to be barred from international competition following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. ‘The Times of India’ stated that the United States Olympic & Paralympic... » Read more


Russia throw hat into Olympic 2036 ‘ring’

Russia to prepare Olympic Bid for 2036

As per Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, the country is preparing a bid for the 2036 Olympic Games, with Saint Petersburg and Kazan the leading candidates. ‘insidethegames’ stated that Lavrov held a meeting recently with the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) Tokyo 2020 medalists in... » Read more


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