Russia presses on with 2018 World Cup preparations
Russia presses on with 2018 World Cup preparations

Russia is pressing ahead with preparations to host the 2018 World Cup finals following Sepp Blatter`s resignation as FIFA president and does not expect any boycotts of the tournament, Russian officials said on Wednesday.

Beijing `cold enough` to host in 2022 Winter Olympics: IOC
Beijing `cold enough` to host in 2022 Winter Olympics: IOC

Beijing is "cold enough," to host the Winter Olympics in 2022, the International Olympic Committee`s (IOC) evaluation chief said on Saturday, while avoiding criticism of a recent crackdown on Chinese activists.

Almaty capable of hosting Winter Games: IOC chief inspector
Almaty capable of hosting Winter Games: IOC chief inspector

The head of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) evaluation commission wrapped up its five-day visit to assess Almaty's 2022 Olympic bid on a positive note for the Kazak city.

IOC to start Almaty 2022 inspections
IOC to start Almaty 2022 inspections

Officials have arrived in Almaty ahead of the first International Olympic Committee (IOC) evaluation commission inspection of the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic candidates.

Forty world leaders to attend Sochi Winter Olympics

About 40 world leaders will be invited for the upcoming Winter Olympic Games, Sochi 2014 steering committee head Dmitry Chernyshenko said.

`Sochi 2014 to be most high-tech Games ever`

Russian Olympic Committee chief Alexander Zhukov says the Sochi 2014 Winter Games will be the most technologically advanced.

Russians target 25 gold medals in London

Russia is targeting 25 gold medals at the London Games, the country`s Olympic committee president Alexander Zhukov said Tuesday.

Russian Olympic Committee president wants drastic changes

Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov promised drastic changes in the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) after being elected as president.

Russian Olympic Committee president wants drastic changes

Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov promised drastic changes in the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) after being elected as president.

Deputy PM Zhukov elected Russian Olympic chief

Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov was elected president of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) on Thursday after being endorsed by the Kremlin hierarchy.

Deputy PM Zhukov elected Russian Olympic chief

Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov was elected president of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) on Thursday after being endorsed by the Kremlin hierarchy.