All posts tagged "Russia"
Basketball/ 2 weeks ago
Griner’s WNBA comeback mesmerizes record-breaking cable audience
Brittney Griner’s effect in her first WNBA match with Phoenix Mercury on Monday resulted in 683,000 fans watching Phoenix Mercury played...
Basketball/ 1 month ago
I’m done playing abroad, Brittney Griner resolves after jail experience
Griner played for UMMC Ekaterinburg in Yekaterinburg She earned $1 million every season in the Russian league She is now done...
Tennis/ 4 months ago
What country is Karen Khachanov from?
Karen Khachanov is a professional tennis player who was born in Moscow, Russia He advanced to a major semifinal at the...
Basketball/ 9 months ago
Foreign Russia WNBA players leaving leagues despite good pay
Top Russia WNBA players are leaving the league this offseason It follows Brittney Griner’s imprisonment and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine Most...
Football/ 9 months ago
Russia to be excluded from Euro 2024, UEFA confirms
UEFA is in preparation for the UEFA Euro 2024 to be hosted by Germany The governing body has excluded Russia in...
Motor Sports/ 9 months ago
Formula One permanently cancels future races in Russia
Stefano Domenicali says there will never be Formula One races in Russia It’s now six months since the invasion Domenicali, there...
Teacher and lawyer, meet Brittney Griner wife Cherelle Watson
Brittney Griner’s wife Cherelle Watson has an interesting career She is a maths teacher and a lawyer too She first studied...
Russia in ‘quiet diplomacy’ with US over Griner’s release
Sergey Lavrov says Russia is conducting “quiet diplomacy” with the US President Joe Biden condemned Brittney Griner’s nine-year prison sentence Russia...
Hopes high as Brittney Griner’s legal team files appeal
Griner entered a guilty plea on July 7 She was sentenced to nine years in jail Her lawyers feel she was...
Shaquille O’Neal feels Brittney Griner’s sentencing was political
WNBA star Brittney Griner is all over the news following her nine-year prison term in Russia Judge Anna Sotnikova said the...