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Lukashenko encourages Russian athletes to show Russia's greatness as sport country in Pyeongchang
“It is hard for me to judge what is going on there. What do we know? So far there has been this media frenzy. We have not heard any calm sound arguments yet. There had not been any, at least before the Russian president made a statement (and I think he was right),” Alexander Lukashenko said.
Arina Sobolenko
Arina Sobolenko among WTA October Breakthrough of the Month finalists
8 November, 16:16
Last month the 19-year-old player made her first WTA final. The Belarusian gave a great accounting of herself against Maria Sharapova, building a 4-1 first set and 5-1 second set lead before eventually falling, 7-5, 7-6(8) in the Tianjin Open.
Victoria Azarenka
Azarenka to miss Fed Cup final in Minsk
8 November, 12:36
“It is heartbreaking for me to not have a chance to help Belarus in the final. Unfortunately, my current custody situation is keeping me in California. My heart is always with my country and my team and I will cheer them from afar,” the Belarusian said in a statement on her official Twitter account.
Belarus to field 25 athletes at WAKO World Kickboxing Championships
4 November, 11:51
The Belarusian national team will also comprise well-known athletes: Elena Leshkevich, Veronika Dombrovskaya and Vladislav Sinitsky.
Photo courtesy of the Belarusian Sports and Tourism Ministry
Belarus biathlon team wraps up pre-Olympic training
3 November, 18:38
The deputy prime minister inquired about the details of the preparations of one of Belarus' leading teams in winter sports for the important 2017/2018 season. According to Yuri Albers, senior coach for biathlon development, there were no problems with off-season preparations.
Media accreditation starts for 2019 Minsk European Games
3 November, 18:16
According to the directorate, accreditation will mean the opportunity for the universal and up-to-date coverage of all the preparatory stages ahead of the Second European Games.
Domracheva joins Team Visa for PyeongChang 2018
2 November, 16:54
Darya Domracheva is joining Team Visa in PyeongChang, which comprises more than 40 athletes from 13 countries.
Sergei Dolidovich
Dolidovich moves up 2014 Olympic rankings after Russian skier disqualified
2 November, 12:04
The Disciplinary Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) led by Denis Oswald recognized two Russian skiers, Alexander Legkov and Evgeny Belov, guilty in committing anti-doping rule violations.
European Games opening ceremony, mascot ideas on agenda of Belarus' government meeting
1 November, 18:14
The contest for the best mascot and the information campaign in preparation for the event were also on the agenda.
Darya Domracheva. An archive photo
Domracheva to join Belarus team's pre-season training in Norway
1 November, 16:04
The women's team under Fyodor Svoboda first trained in Vuokatti, Finland in late October and then in Raubichi. The biathletes are expected to arrive in Sjusjoen on 4 November.
Belarus wins 15 medals at European Spochan Championship in Italy
1 November, 15:19
Dmitry Vasilchuk from Belarus' Vitebsk topped the individual standings.
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