The Standing Committee of the Free Russia Forum has adopted a statement with a rigorous assessment of the World Cup in Russia, in particular, condemning the intention of some Western leaders to attend the tournament.
My position is unchanged - we cannot go for competitions to aggressor state
Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze believes that Russia wants to use the 2018 World Cup to deceive the world "with its staged farce."
Lightweight boxing champions Mikey Garcia and Robert Easter Jr. are willing to face Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko, according to the Espreso TV channel.
The European Parliament at a regular meeting on June 14 could adopt a resolution on the boycott of the 2018 FIFA World Cup that will take place in Russia, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty reporter Rikard Jozwiak wrote on Twitter.
Incumbent mayor of Kyiv, former world heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko has become the first Ukrainian inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.
Verkhovna Rada Speaker Andriy Parubiy has called on all countries and their citizens to boycott the 2018 World Cup in Russia, warning them and Ukrainians against traveling to Russia.
Ukraine's national football team is 35th in the international rating of national teams of the International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA), which was updated on June 7.
The Verkhovna Rada Committee on Freedom of Speech and Information Policy has supported draft resolution No. 8343 to ban in Ukraine the broadcasting of the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Legendary actor, governor and philanthropist Arnold Schwarzenegger has visited Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KO), who is recovering after surgery on his shoulder.
Dynamo Kyiv's Brazilian forward Junior Moraes has said goodbye to the Ukrainian club.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with president of Real Madrid C.F. Florentino Perez during an official visit to the Kingdom of Spain.
Ukraine's national football team has defeated Albania in a friendly match played at a neutral site in Evian, France.
Tourists and football fans who arrived in Kyiv only on the day of the UEFA Champions League final left about UAH 50 million in hotels and restaurants of the city, the press service of the city authorities has reported, with reference to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.