Russian champion, and World and Europe silver medalist in powerlifting Andrey Drachev died during a street fight in a cafe in Khabarovsk, Russia.
The U.S. Senate demanded to investigate the working conditions at the construction of the 2018 World Cup facilities, built in Russia.
On July 18th, Spanish police arrested the president of the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) Angel Maria Villar, who was also the FIFA Vice President, on suspicion of corruption, forgery of documents, and embezzlement.
School principal in the village of Krasnokamenka near Feodosiya in the Crimea ousted teenagers from the school stadium, accusing them of holding an illegal rally.
According to the press service of International Boxing Federation (IBF), Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin will be excluded from its rankings.
Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin, who was caught on the use of banned substances, was excluded from the rankings of the World Boxing Council (WBC).
Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) informed the athletes that the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) did not allow them to participate in qualifiers for the Winter Games in PyeongChang in 2018.
Not a single Russian athlete who were stripped of Olympic medals after double-checking of the results of doping tests returned the award to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
They also say that no international competitions should be held in Russia.
Russian MMA fighter Ibragim Khalilov knocked out fighter from Uzbekistan Bakhtiyar Barotov in the tournament WBK 22 in Hangzhou, China.