Greg Pitcher talks to Aecom head of sports engineering Peter Ayres, responsible for the design of Moscow's Okritie Arena, about the creation of the soon-to-be World Cup venue.
AMB Group, the parent company of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United FC has released a video showcasing the sustainability features at their new Mercedes-Benz stadium
No expense has been spared on the new $300m stadium for Russian Premier League team FC Krasnodar, which includes a unique 360-degree screen around the arena. But why won’t it host any 2018 World Cup matches? Will Mann reports.
Fifa has said “no-shows” from the likes of member associations and sponsors were responsible for the swathes of empty seats that left Friday’s World Cup match between Egypt and Uruguay with one of the poorest attendances in the recent history of the national team football tournament.
Fifa, football’s global governing body, has filed a criminal complaint in Switzerland against ticketing exchange Viagogo over what it claims is a “breach of the law on unfair competition” relating to ticket resales for this summer’s World Cup in Russia.
Stanislav Pozdnyakov has today (Tuesday) pledged to return Russia to full competition after being elected as the new president of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC).
Fifa has closed investigations into possible anti-doping rule violations by members of host nation Russia’s provisional World Cup squad.
Russian marketing agency SportConcept has agreed a deal to become the new official merchandise partner of the Ice Hockey World Championship.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) has maintained that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (Rusada) will remain suspended until it meets all the criteria for reinstatement, as opposition to the long-running process emerged from sporting circles.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) has maintained its suspension of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (Rusada) stating “nothing has changed” in efforts to return the body to compliance.
Mixed martial arts promotion the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will stage an event in Russia for the first time this year after scheduling a ‘Fight Night’ show in Moscow.
Russia has been handed a place in the 2019 Rugby World Cup after Romania was ejected as part of sanctions also imposed on Spain and Belgium for rule-breaking during the controversial European qualification tournament for next year’s event in Japan.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has today (Thursday) confirmed it will appeal the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s (CAS) decision to overturn or reduce doping bans given to 28 Russian athletes at the Swiss Federal Tribunal.