Four Russian cross country skiiers failed doping tests leading the IOC to slap them with lifetime Olympic bans.
Vladimir Putin said the latest report on doping among Russian athletes lacked substance and was highly political.
Fresh allegations of doping at the highest level rock Russian sports, but Moscow calls the claims treacherous slander.
Eighteen months after Russia hosted the most expensive winter Olympics ever in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, the complex built to accommodate
Hello and welcome to our special edition of Sports United. Can you guess where we are this week? Well we are in Russia’s Black Sea resort of Sochi
After weeks of negativity about security and costs, the Winter Games came to a close in Sochi on Sunday with initial criticism giving way to stories
This is the lighthearted moment footballers from English Premier League team Southampton got into the spirit of the Sochi Winter Olympics.
A skier competing at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Friday is at the centre of a storm over a risqué calendar.
Jackie Chamoun, who will compete for
Two members of the protest group Pussy Riot, Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, were detained by law enforcement authorities on Tuesday in
Switzerland’s Dominique Gisin and Slovenia’s Tina Maze tied for women’s downhill gold on Wednesday in a thrilling first for Olympic Alpine skiing
The Winter Olympics in Sochi are now officially open.
Over the next 16 days, around 3,000 athletes will be competing for 98 medals.
It is the
With the official opening of the Winter Olympics in Sochi just around the corner, several photos and videos showing rehearsals of what is going to
To mark the first day of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Google has taken a public stand over controversial Russian anti-gay laws by draping its
The longest Olympic torch relay in the history of the Games has arrived at its final destination – Sochi.
The torch began its record-setting
In the final sprint before the Sochi winter Olympics begin, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned sexual discrimination and attacks on
Baffled foreign journalists covering the Sochi Olympic Games have taken to Twitter to share with the world the various problems, from unfinished
Georgia will be sending athletes to the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, according to the country’s prime minister.
Doubts had lingered over
A Russian campaigner who says Olympic construction work has damaged the environment was detained on Monday in what rights groups say is growing
Austria’s Olympic Committee has received a letter threatening to kidnap two Austrian athletes at the Games that start this week in Sochi, Russia, the
All eyes are on Sochi as the Black Sea resort gears up for the forthcoming Olympics, but Russia’s first winter Games remain mired in controversy
You might reasonably expect white to be the dominant colour at the Sochi Winter Olympics, but the likelihood is that what will stick in your memory
The Olympic Committees of Germany, Italy, Hungary and Slovenia all say they have received letters containing terrorists threats ahead of the Winter
US security experts have voiced new security concerns ahead of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, as Russian authorities were trying to hunt down alleged