Online Exhibition Sales Process Launches for SportAccord 2021 in Ekaterinburg

CAS: IOC Can't Sanction Russian Leader

(ATR) Vitaly Mutko not subject to banishment by the IOC.

U.S. Senator John McCain Olympic Critic, Booster, 81

(ATR) The Senate maverick spoke out on Olympics, drove reforms for USOC. Ed Hula reports.

2018 FIFA World Cup: Over Four Million Tickets Requested, Sales Window Closes on Wednesday

Russia 2018 colourful installation built on Manezhnaya Square

FIFA Sanctions Several Member Associations for Incidents during FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

FIFA today confirms sanctions imposed football associations for incidents during recent 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches. 

Ticket prices for FIFA Confederations Cup and FIFA World Cup announced

The ticket prices for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ were announced in Moscow today following a Local Organising Committee (LOC) board meeting with FIFA participation.

Happiness Over Kalmadi Retirement; Putin Says Make Olympics, World Cup Safe

(ATR) Independent group of Indian athletes rejoice over Kalmadi's retirement ... Russian president says Sochi 2014 Olympics, 2018 FIFA World Cup must be free from terrorist attacks ... New high-performance chief for UK Sport ... More inside this Olympic Newsdesk ... 

Putin Wows Olympic Committees in Moscow

(ATR) Russian president-elect Vladimir Putin underlines the power of sport to spur social change. ATR's Mark Bisson reports from the ANOC General Assembly in Moscow.

EBU in European media rights deal with FIFA for 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups

Putin Talks Olympics, World Cup; Coca-Cola, Dow Investigate Protestors

(ATR) Russian PM flags Sochi 2014, FIFA finals in presidential campaign ... WikiLeaks release shows Olympic sponsors hired an intelligence agency ... Argentina won’t boycott London 2012 ... Japanese sports back Tokyo 2020 ...

Russian Sports Minister Happy with Sochi 2014 Olympic Progress

(ATR) Vitaly Mutko tells Around the Rings he is pleased with the speed of preparations for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics ...

Olympic Newsdesk - World Cup Bid Popular in Russia; Austrian NOC Lifts Bans

(ATR) Leaders for Russia's 2018 World Cup bid tell Around the Rings that public backing for its campaign will eclipse that of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi... The Austrian Olympic Committee has lifted the ban on all 12 officials linked to the blood doping scandal of the 2006 Turin Games