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Sports court upholds soccer bans on Russian teams

Jul. 15, 2022 13:05 PM EDT

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Russia remains barred from international soccer competitions including the Champions League after the Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected appeals by the national soccer federation and four clubs on Friday. CAS upheld decisions by UEFA and FIFA which...

Bach says Russia ban is to protect athletes, not punish them

May. 20, 2022 14:17 PM EDT

GENEVA (AP) — Russian athletes and officials who have been banned from international sports because of the war in Ukraine are being protected rather than punished, International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach said Friday. Most sports bodies have followed the IOC guidance...