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Stanley Cup champ Ovechkin to be invited to World Cup opening game

By ethan / June 8, 2018

Newly-crowned Stanley Cup champion Alexander Ovechkin will be invited to attend the 2018 FIFA World Cup curtain-raiser between host Russia and Saudi Arabia, which is set for June 14 in Moscow. “Soon we will contact Ovechkin to invite him to the World Cup opening game, but the exact information (regarding his arrival) will be provided […]

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‘Happy to watch her do my program’: Olympic champ Zagitova challenges US skater after criticism

By ethan / February 26, 2018

15-year-old Russian skating star and PyeongChang champion Alina Zagitova has challenged US skater Ashley Wagner to try and perform her Olympic program before she decides to criticize it. Speaking exclusively to RT’s Ilya Petrenko, Zagitova was asked to comment on the American figure skater Ashley Wagner, who lambasted her free-skating program in an overly emotional […]

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Former heavyweight champ Tyson Fury cleared to fight again

By ethan / January 19, 2018

Controversial heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury has been cleared to fight again after the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) agreed to reinstate his boxing license on the condition that he passes a medical. Read more Fury was allowed to apply for a license after he accepted a backdated two-year doping ban from UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) […]

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‘I ban my haters’ – Russian powerlifting champ Nataliya Kuznetsova (PHOTOS)

By ethan / November 14, 2017

Russian powerlifting and bodybuilding champion Nataliya Kuznetsova, who recently announced her professional comeback, has talked about her growing fanbase and the frequent requests she gets for photos and to help people with their training. Kuznetsova, 26, who is a female powerlifting champion and record holder at Russian, European and World levels, recently announced her intention […]

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