: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Asia

    End of the road? Maria Sharapova provisionally suspended by ITF for failing drug test
    Mar08

    End of the road? Maria Sharapova provisionally suspended by ITF for failing drug test

    Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, the highest-paid woman in sports, said on Monday that she failed a drug test at the Australian Open due to a substance she has been taking for 10 years for health issues. The 28-year-old Sharapova, a five-time grand slam champion, will be provisionally suspended starting March 12, the International Tennis...

    Tennis star Sharapova faces suspension after failing drug test
    Mar08

    Tennis star Sharapova faces suspension after failing drug test

    Maria Sharapova speaks to the media announcing a failed drug test after the Australian Open during a press conferencein Los Angeles, Califonia, March 7, 2016. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova, the highest-paid woman in sports, said on Monday that she failed a drug test at the Australian Open...

    Due to EEU Uncertainty Persists in Armenia-EU Relations: Interview with Boris Navasardyan, Head of Yerevan Press Club
    Mar07

    Due to EEU Uncertainty Persists in Armenia-EU Relations: Interview with Boris Navasardyan, Head of Yerevan Press Club

    -Mr. Navasardyan, negotiations have launched between Armenia and the EU on development of new comprehensive agreement, against the background of which EU High Representative Federica Mogherini visited Armenia. What do you think by which the issue was highlighted? –I have an impression that the EU officials are very cautious in negotiations with...

    Nobel laureates join plea for pilot’s release
    Mar07

    Nobel laureates join plea for pilot’s release

    KIEV: Three Nobel Prize laureates were among thousands of people who signed a petition urging European leaders to secure the release of a hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot from a Russian jail. The 34-year-old Nadiya Savchenko is standing trial for alleged involvement in the death of two Russian journalists in war-torn Ukraine. She faces up to 23...

    EU to prolong sanctions against Russia without discussions
    Mar07

    EU to prolong sanctions against Russia without discussions

    In September 2015 the European Union extended individual sanctions until March 15, 2016, which aimed to “counter threats to Ukraine’s territorial integrity and independence.” …read more Source:...

    Levon Aronian to participate in Norway Chess 2016
    Mar07

    Levon Aronian to participate in Norway Chess 2016

    Armenia’s chess player Levon Aronian has been invited to participate in Norway Chess-2016, one of the strongest super tournaments ever. Renowned chess players, including the World Champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway), the ex-world champions Vladimir Kramnik (Russia) and Veselin Topalov (Bulgaria), Anish Giri (The Nederlands), and Maxime...

    Nobel laureates join petition for EU to secure Ukraine pilot’s release
    Mar07

    Nobel laureates join petition for EU to secure Ukraine pilot’s release

    KIEV: Three Nobel Prize laureates were among thousands of people who signed a petition urging European leaders to secure the release of a hunger-striking Ukrainian pilot from a Russian jail. The 34-year-old Nadiya Savchenko is standing trial for alleged involvement in the death of two Russian journalists in war-torn Ukraine. She faces up to 23...

    First Secretary of Ukraine’s Embassy meets athletes on World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics
    Mar07

    First Secretary of Ukraine’s Embassy meets athletes on World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics

    First Secretary for Economic Affairs of the Embassy of Ukraine in Azerbaijan Vadim Sidyachenko on Sunday met with the Ukrainian delegation, which arrived in Baku for the World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics. …read more Source:...

    First Secretary of Ukraine’s Embassy meets athletes on the World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics …
    Mar07
    Tennis: Patience pays as Svitolina wins Malaysia Open
    Mar07

    Tennis: Patience pays as Svitolina wins Malaysia Open

    KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) – Elina Svitolina shrugged off a dropped first set and lengthy rain delays to defeat Eugenie Bouchard for the Malaysian Open title on Sunday.The win is the fourth WTA title for the Ukrainian world number 19, who won 6-7(5) 6-4, 7-5 over Bouchard, of Canada.The third set was hit by intermittent suspensions of more than two...

    Page 831 of 2511

    Pin It on Pinterest