The 2013 World Athletics Championships in Moscow saw a full stadium during its eighth and final day, pushing away disagreements concerning Russia’s “gay propaganda law.” Russia topped the medal table with seven gold, four silver, and six bronze medals.
Jim Donnan, a former American football coach, has been accused of getting high-profile college coaches and former players to invest in a pyramid scheme, which allegedly brought him and his business partner millions of dollars.
The Russian men's handball team failed to qualify for the Olympics for the first time, but the country's ladies are aiming high in London. RT asked the sport's greatest Olympian, Andrey Lavrov, to share his views on Russia's chances.
More and more European leaders and officials are pledging to boycott the upcoming EURO 2012 football championship – in protest of the imprisonment and treatment of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko.
Russian ice hockey stars of the past have beaten their Team World rivals, 7-5, in an exhibition game commemorating the legendary 1972 Canada-USSR series. However, that was definitely not the point at the packed Megasport arena in Moscow.