Russian soccer player Alexander Kokorin is escorted after the verdict announcement at the Presnensky District Court in Moscow Photograph: Maxim Shipenkov/EPA

Two Russian international soccer players have been sentenced to prison terms for their involvement in assaults last year. Moscow’s Presnensky Distric(...)

The office of the Russian Anti-Doping agency in Moscow. Photograph: Maxim Shemetov/Reuters

The World Anti-Doping Agency is facing the gravest crisis in its 19-year history after it lifted Russia’s suspension, despite pleas from the rest of t(...)