Sport

Kazakhstan’s Medeu open-air stadium hosts one of the highest ice rinks in the world | Concrete Ideas

Kazakhstan’s Medeu open-air stadium hosts one of the highest ice rinks in the world | Concrete Ideas

Misha: the tragic story of the Uzbek-Korean soccer star who became a Soviet icon

Misha: the tragic story of the Uzbek-Korean soccer star who became a Soviet icon

All Saints: tender photos capturing the power of the body taking flight

All Saints: tender photos capturing the power of the body taking flight

Letter from a kok boru match in Kyrgyzstan: where an ancient sport meets modern times

Letter from a kok boru match in Kyrgyzstan: where an ancient sport meets modern times

Meet the Kazakh boxing champ mixing self-defence classes with legal help for women

Meet the Kazakh boxing champ mixing self-defence classes with legal help for women

The power of football is helping this flood-hit village find new life

The power of football is helping this flood-hit village find new life

Kosovo’s new national stadium will have a floating fabric façade

Kosovo’s new national stadium will have a floating fabric façade

Check out the cuddly new mascots from Russia’s Olympic Committee

Check out the cuddly new mascots from Russia’s Olympic Committee

This kick-ass Central Asian sport is getting its own blockbuster

This kick-ass Central Asian sport is getting its own blockbuster

Celebrate Russia's World Cup with this luxurious velvet football from Adidas

Celebrate Russia’s World Cup with this luxurious velvet football from Adidas

Adidas' USSR-themed sports dress disappears from stores after diplomatic spat

Adidas’ USSR-themed sports dress disappears from stores after diplomatic spat

Climbing free: would you brave Krasnoyarsk’s towering rock formations?

Climbing free: would you brave Krasnoyarsk’s towering rock formations?

Russian police to use drones in World Cup violence crackdown

Russian police to use drones in World Cup violence crackdown

Russia unveils 1980s-inspired Olympic kit

Russia unveils 1980s-inspired Olympic kit

A bump in the road? Adidas closes a number of stores in Russia

A bump in the road? Adidas closes a number of stores in Russia

Get ready for the World Cup with these Russian pop stars

Get ready for the World Cup with these Russian pop stars

Latvian thrillseekers complete world’s first “drone dive”

Latvian thrillseekers complete world’s first “drone dive”

What are little girls made of? Russian life coach sues Nike over ad

What are little girls made of? Russian life coach sues Nike over ad