Yura Movsisyan: I’m back to U.S. to win championships

Yura Movsisyan: I’m back to U.S. to win championships

January 20, 2016 - 13:15 AMT  09:15 GMT
"I needed to come back, I wanted to come back and I'm extremely, extremely excited to be back," Yura Movsisyan said at the club’s team store.
BBC reports secret files exposing evidence of tennis match-fixing

BBC reports secret files exposing evidence of tennis match-fixing

January 18, 2016 - 11:55 AMT  07:55 GMT
“No new investigations into any of the players who were mentioned in the 2008 report were opened," a TIU spokesman said.
Yura Movsisyan returns to Real Salt Lake FC

Yura Movsisyan returns to Real Salt Lake FC

January 16, 2016 - 13:02 AMT  09:02 GMT
The addition of the 28-year-old forward brings a proven goalscorer to a club on the search for more production from its forward corps.
Real, Atletico banned from registering players for 2 transfer windows

Real, Atletico banned from registering players for 2 transfer windows

January 15, 2016 - 15:06 AMT  11:06 GMT
FIFA says its rules are designed to protect minors who move to other countries and prevent soccer clubs from exploiting them.
FIFA fires secretary general Jerome Valcke

FIFA fires secretary general Jerome Valcke

January 13, 2016 - 15:11 AMT  11:11 GMT
Jerome Valcke was already banned from football for his alleged involvement in a scheme to profit from the sale of World Cup tickets.
FIFA ethics prosecutors press for tougher bans against Blatter, Platini

FIFA ethics prosecutors press for tougher bans against Blatter, Platini

January 12, 2016 - 17:52 AMT  13:52 GMT
The FIFA appeals committee rarely cuts or annuls sanctions imposed by the governing body's ethics or disciplinary panels.
Armenian figure skaters win silvers at Poland's Torun Cup 2016

Armenian figure skaters win silvers at Poland's Torun Cup 2016

January 11, 2016 - 17:11 AMT  13:11 GMT
Armenians Anastasia Galustyan and Slavik Hayrapetyan scored 145,62 and 163,39 points respectively to win silver medals.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan ready to discuss contract extension with Borussia

Henrikh Mkhitaryan ready to discuss contract extension with Borussia

January 11, 2016 - 16:26 AMT  12:26 GMT
Mkhitaryan has been one of the stars of the Dortmund team this season and was heavily linked with a move to Juventus last summer.
Yura Movsisyan to return to RSL, Aras Ozbiliz to leave for Spain: media

Yura Movsisyan to return to RSL, Aras Ozbiliz to leave for Spain: media

January 11, 2016 - 12:09 AMT  08:09 GMT
Both Movsisyan and Ozbiliz won't participate in the first gathering of Spartak, set to begin on January 16 in the United Arab Emirates.
Football rule-makers mull using video replays during games

Football rule-makers mull using video replays during games

January 8, 2016 - 12:35 AMT  08:35 GMT
The Dutch federation has been testing technology where officials watching on television could feed live information to referees.
FIFA extends ban on Jerome Valcke for another 45 days

FIFA extends ban on Jerome Valcke for another 45 days

January 6, 2016 - 13:58 AMT  09:58 GMT
Valcke has been accused of violating six articles of the FIFA code of ethics, including confidentiality and conflict of interest.
Juventus still eying contract with Henrikh Mkhitaryan: media

Juventus still eying contract with Henrikh Mkhitaryan: media

January 5, 2016 - 15:51 AMT  11:51 GMT
His contract situation gives confidence to Juventus and the club believe they could take the midfielder to Turin for around €11m next summer.
Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Babasyan sets new world record in figure skating

Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Babasyan sets new world record in figure skating (video)

 December 26, 2015 - 12:06 AMT  08:06 GMT
The current gold medalist of Grand Prix 2015 in figure skating Medvedeva-Babasyan leads the Russian Cup after the short program.
Artur Aleksanyan named Armenia’s best athlete of 2015

Artur Aleksanyan named Armenia’s best athlete of 2015

December 23, 2015 - 14:32 AMT  10:32 GMT
The top 10 Armenian athletes were chosen on the initiative of the Sports Journalists Federation, with 34 reporters involved in the process.
Armenian grandmaster wins European Rapid Chess Championship silver

Armenian grandmaster wins European Rapid Chess Championship silver

December 21, 2015 - 16:29 AMT  12:29 GMT
Russia's Ivan Popov beat the Armenian chess player by only half a point to score the 1st place, with Ukraine's Vadim Razin taking the third spot.
Borussia Dortmund may extend contract with Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Borussia Dortmund may extend contract with Henrikh Mkhitaryan

December 21, 2015 - 14:31 AMT  10:31 GMT
According to Michael Zorc, Mkhitaryan proved himself an excellent footballer during the fall season, scoring a number of goals and assists.