Ossetian MMA fighter Khetag Pliev won the tournament in the USA

14/09/2020 - 23:42

MMA fighter Khetag Pliev won the Extreme Challenge tournament. As Pliev told IA Res, he overpowered the opponent by choke hold in the first round in 1.5 minutes.

“The competition was held in Iowa, USA. I competed in the weight category of 77 kilograms, won in the first round with a choke hold,” Pliev said.

Pliev's rival was the American fighter Bruce Miller.

Gassiev's heavyweight debut will be delayed due to coronavirus

23/03/2020 - 08:35

Former WBA Super and IBF World Heavyweight Champion Murat Gassiev will again be forced to postpone his return to the ring and, accordingly, his heavyweight debut. The reason for this was the coronavirus pandemic and the ban on mass events.

“The debut was planned for April 25. But at the moment, due to the coronavirus, the date has not been confirmed,” TASS quotes the Gassiev team’s representative.

South Ossetian boxers brought from Donetsk three gold and two bronze medals

24/02/2020 - 11:27

Boxers from South Ossetia Georgy Kabisov, Dmitry Bagaev and Yan Yaralov won the Golden Gloves International Tournament by winning gold medals, the Committee on Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism of the Republic reports.

The International Boxing Tournament dedicated to the 32nd anniversary of the founding of the Donetsk Golden Gloves boxing sports club has ended in the Donetsk People’s Republic..

South Ossetian boxers will perform at the Golden Gloves in the DPR

19/02/2020 - 12:09

The Donetsk People’s Republic will host an international boxing tournament dedicated to the 32nd anniversary of the creation of the Donetsk Golden Gloves boxing sports club. South Ossetian athletes will also take part in the competition. As the Deputy Director of the boxing school Irbeg Kokoev has noted in a commentary to the Res agency, five boxers will go to the competition.

The South Ossetian national team will take part in the World Cup

02/02/2020 - 21:00

The South Ossetian national team will go to the CONIFA World Cup. The tournament will be held in Northern Macedonia from May 30 to June 7, according to the Committee on Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism of the Republic.

“The Confederation of Independent Football Associations on its official website has

Soslan Ramonov became the silver medalist of the Yaryginsky tournament -2020

26/01/2020 - 13:26

Olympic champion Soslan Ramonov lost in the finals of the Ivan Yarygin Grand Prix to Kurban Shiraev with a score of 2: 4. Khetik Tsabolov also dropped out of the struggle for “gold”.

In the quarterfinals, he lost to two-time world champion Magomedrasul Gazimagomedov - 8: 2. The bronze medal in the treasury of the North Ossetian team was won by Alan Khugaev, who defeated Tamerlan Rasulov with a score of 2: 0.

Wrestler Soslan Ramonov – a finalist of the Grand Prix "Ivan Yarygin"

25/01/2020 - 18:40

The current Olympic champion Soslan Ramonov has become the finalist of the international tournament "Ivan Yarygin" in the weight class up to 65 kg. The Grand Prix in freestyle wrestling "Ivan Yarygin" is taking place in Krasnoyarsk.

In the semifinals, the Ossetian athlete was stronger than Okinets Dasha Sharastepanov (5:1). In the decisive match of the tournament, the triumphant Rio will fight with an opponent from Dagestan Kurban Shiraev.

In heavy weight, Ossetian wrestlers failed. World Cup participant Alan Khugaev lost to Pavel Krivtsov in the semifinals.

Murat Gassiev will make his first heavyweight debut in the USA

13/01/2020 - 14:57

Murat Gassiev for the first time in his career will hold a heavyweight fight on February 29 in the United States. This was reported to the media by the athlete’s team.

"The fight is scheduled for February 29, there is an opponent. We are waiting for the signing of the contract, " the Agency interlocutor said.

South Ossetian karateka became world champions

25/11/2019 - 11:28

This is the first case in the sports history of South Ossetia when our athletes became winners and prize-winners of a tournament of such scale.

Arthur Loloev and Donna Dudaeva won gold medals at the all-style karate world championship, which is taking place these days in Moscow, said a trainer Mamed Kulumbegov.

Arthur performed in the weight class up to 72 kg. It is noteworthy that our athlete completed all three of the duels conducted during the tournament ahead of schedule, sending the rivals to knock out.

New records: Ossetian powerlifter Sarmat Ikaev is preparing for the championship in Finland

06/11/2019 - 11:49

Sarmat Ikaev is preparing for the junior championship which will be held in spring in Finland. The South Ossetian athlete recently won the deadlift at the World Cup in зowerlifting, where he performed in the weight class up to 125 kg in the age group of athletes under 23 years old. He was able to perform traction with a barbell weighing 285 kg.