Russian Ministry of Sports


FIFA World Cup 2018 won't be held in Russia


The feeling that the World Cup in 2018 will not take place in Russia, began to appear a long time ago. In recent years, there have been more and more events to strenghten this opinion.

Spite the records: how the doping scandal threatens Russia's sports


The list of Russian athletes found guilty of doping has grown to seven people. Sponsors disclaim contracts, sports functionaries blame the machinations of competitors, and the deputies demand resignations in the Ministry of Sports.