Simona Halep, former world No 1, hit with second anti-doping charge
Simona Halep, the two-time grand slam champion and former world No 1, has been charged with a second anti-doping rule violation while provisionally suspended following a positive doping test last year, The Guardian reports.
Inter in Champions League final after 13 years
Inter Milan have qualified for the Champions League final after a 13-year break. The Simone Inzaghi-led side beat AC Milan 1-0 in the second leg of the semi-finals. Inter, who had also won the first leg 2-0, deservedly qualified, clearly outclassing their arch-rivals in both legs.
Fenerbahce continues fight to qualify for Euroleague semi-finals
Fenerbahce Istanbul does not give up in the Euroleague basketball play-offs! Trailing 0-2 overall after the first two games of the quarter-final series with Olympiacos Piraeus, the Turkish group has won two straight at home and matched its opponent.
David Popovici donated his gold medal from the World Cup
The Romanian swimmer David Popovici donated his gold medal won in the 200m freestyle event at last year’s World Championships in Budapest, it will be transformed into golden ribbons and given to children with cancer as part of a charity action, reads a statement sent to AGERPRES.
Vegas Golden Knights qualify for Stanley Cup quarterfinals
The Vegas Golden Knights are the first team to qualify for the Stanley Cup quarterfinals! The Vegas team advanced to the next round, knocking the Winnipeg Jets out of the competition. In their fifth game, the Golden Knights won 4-1.
Elena Erighina, two medals at the European Championships
Weightlifter Elena Erighina stood out at the European Championships in the Armenian capital Yerevan. The Moldovan won the silver medal in the snatch event and the bronze medal in the total weight category of 81 kg.
Sport in Japanese rhythm! Aikido is also practised with great passion in the Republic of Moldova
Aikido is a Japanese martial art and is based on the use of the opponent's strength through the application of articulation techniques and evasions. In this style of fighting, throws, sprains and chokes are used. Even though the origins of Aikido are deeply rooted in Japanese culture, it is also practised with great passion in the Republic of Moldova.
ASEM, the new champion of the Republic of Moldova in women's volleyball
The team of the Academy of Economic Studies is the new champion of the Republic of Moldova in women's volleyball. ASEM defeated Dinamo Tiraspol without appeal in the fifth and decisive match of the final series, played in the city across the Dniester.