Putin And Mutko Respond to Olympic Ban

Putin And Mutko Respond to Olympic Ban

On Tuesday, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that Russia was banned from appearing at their 2018 events. Vitaly Mutko, former Sports Minister and current Deputy Prime Minister, has now responded to allegations that he was ultimately responsible for Russia’s “systemic manipulation of the anti-doping rules”. According to SBS, Deputy Prime Minister Mutko denied the […]

Should Russia Still Be Allowed to Host the World Cup in 2018?

Should Russia Still Be Allowed to Host the World Cup in 2018?

In the wake of the violence in Marseille, many people are calling for FIFA to relocate the 2018 World Cup. Currently, the World Cup is scheduled to take place in Russia, but after several officials condoned fan violence at the European Football Championship. The brawls have lead to several arrests and quite a few hospitalizations. […]