Moscow, Feb 21 - Sochi 2014 Winter Games organisers have said they are "pleased" with how the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park performed in the latest slew of test events for next year's Olympics. Read more »
Moscow, Feb 19 - A regional football league for Russia and other countries is to start next autumn with Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) approval despite opposition from FIFA president Read more »
Moscow, Feb 11 - Russia beat Japan 3-2 in the quarter-finals of the Fed Cup after bouncing back from 1-2 down.
Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina won the final doubles rubber Sunday, beating Read more »
Sochi, Feb 5 - Formula One's first Russian Grand Prix will take place in October next year, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said.
Meeting F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone Monday, Putin Read more »
Moscow, Feb 3 - Second seed Maria Kirilenko eased past Romania's Sorana Cirstea in straight sets to reach the final of the Pattaya Open tennis event. Read more »
Moscow, Jan 25 : Dynamo Krasnodar coach Yuri Marichev has been appointed Russian national women's volleyball head coach, the federation said Friday. Read more »
Moscow, Jan 19 : Sochi, the Russian city which will host the 2014 Winter Olympics, will finish restoring all car roads and buildings over 10 underground walkways by this autumn, authorities have said. Read more »
Moscow, Jan 18 : Russian football shows no signs of progress because three-quarters of the country's top-flight teams live off government money, the head of Vladimir Putin's presidential administration said Friday. Read more »
Moscow, Jan 12 : Anzhi Makhachkala football club has signed Russia left-back Andrei Yeshchenko from Lokomotiv Moscow.
Yeshchenko, 28, joins on a "long-term" contract, Anzhi said Read more »
Samara (Russia), Jan 12 - The central Russian city of Samara awarded a $27.5 million contract to design a 2018 World Cup arena, picking a local firm for the job. Read more »