MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian government will bring in tough restrictions on the number of foreign players in the country’s top soccer league in order to develop home-grown players for the 2018 World Cup.
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MOSCOW (AP) — Former New Jersey Devils player Ilya Kovalchuk says he will captain the Russian national team at this year’s hockey world championship.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says his country’s economy has weathered the worst effects of its downturn even though it appears headed for a deep recession.
MONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency has set up an online site for whistleblowers to report information about doping in Russia.
MOSCOW (AP) — A Belarusian hockey player who was once part of the Toronto Maple Leafs organization has been banned for a doping violation.