Tag Archives: Russia

  • What 25 Countries Will Pay for Their Medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics

    What 25 Countries Will Pay for Their Medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics

    With the 2014 Winter Olympics now officially in the bag, a lot of sports experts are talking about the final medal standings and what it all means. Were the games a success for Russia even without a medal in hockey? Did the U.S. choke? Will the Netherlands just win all the speed skating medals the next time? […]

  • 2014 Sochi Olympics: Russian Curler Wipes Out (GIF)

    2014 Sochi Olympics: Russian Curler Wipes Out (GIF)

    First it was the sexy women.  Then it was their crazy uniforms.  And now it’s the awesome wipe outs that provide us with the latest reason to care about curling at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. As for the wipe out that we have for you on this occasion, it comes at the expense […]

  • Russia Wins the Gold for Sexiest Female Olympians (Gallery)

    Russia Wins the Gold for Sexiest Female Olympians (Gallery)

    Russia’s female Olympic athletes may not win the most medals during the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, but I can already predict that they will turn the most heads once the Games begin later on this week. One of the main reasons for my prediction is 22-year-old curler Anna Sidorova, who we provided you with […]

  • The Russians Have Mastered Twerking (Video)

    The Russians Have Mastered Twerking (Video)

    In the 1964 Cold War comedy Dr. Strangelove, George C. Scott’s General Buck Turgidson continually advises the president of the United States against allowing the Russians to catch up or exceed the US in a variety of fields. After seeing this video of a Russian woman twerking, I’m confident that if General Turgidson were alive […]

  • Fan From the Stands Challenges MMA Fighter, Knocks Him Out (Video)

    Fan From the Stands Challenges MMA Fighter, Knocks Him Out (Video)

    Accepting a challenge from a fan in the stands may seem like an easy fight for any MMA fighter, but as you’ve probably heard many times before, things aren’t always what they seem. Max Baltrushin found that out the hard way during an Arrows MMA bout in Russia, as some dude by the name of […]

  • Russia Women’s 4×400 Relay Members Kiss on the Podium in Protest (Photo)

    Russia Women’s 4×400 Relay Members Kiss on the Podium in Protest (Photo)

    With the Winter Game in Sochi, Russia, less than seven months away, and the country’s anti-gay laws drawing plenty of ire from around the world, many athletes have used sports as a platform to voice their displeasure with Russia’s lack of concern for the safety and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals […]

  • Russian Soccer Ref Attacks Player, Now Banned for Life (Video)

    Russian Soccer Ref Attacks Player, Now Banned for Life (Video)

    When it comes to soccer, it’s not only the fans, or even the players, who sometimes go a little loco. Every once in a while, the refs lose their minds, too. And no, I’m not just referring to blown calls. I’m talking about referees attacking players. It’s happened before, and now, in Russia, it’s happened […]