The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has targeted a place at the Paralympic Games after signing a new agreement aimed at boosting visually impaired fighters.
The International Olympic Committee's (IOC) letter to the President of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) Vasily Shestakov has been revealed, showing its support for officially recognising sambo as a sport.
Russian mixed martial artist Vadim Nemkov has described the under construction International Sambo and Boxing Center in Moscow as a "big dream".
Sambo, lacrosse and kickboxing among six International Federations set for permanent IOC recognition
Six International Federations (IFs) have been recommended for full International Olympic Committee (IOC) recognition by the Executive Board, including the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) and World Lacrosse.
Mullayev re-elected as SUA President before hosts earn more gold on last day of Asian Sambo Championships in Tashkent
Alamzhon Mullayev was re-elected as President of the Sambo Union of Asia (SUA) before the final day of the Asian Sambo Championships in the Uzbekistan capital of Tashkent.
Hosts Uzbekistan added two further golds on the second day of the Asian Sambo Championships in the capital of Tashkent as they won one of the two men’s titles and one of the two combat sambo categories.
Hosts Uzbekistan enjoyed a successful opening day of the Asian Sambo Championships in the capital of Tashkent as they won one of the three opening men’s titles and took gold in both the opening combat sambo categories.
Tashkent is set to host the first Asian Sambo Championships since 2017 from tomorrow.
Ukraine clinched three gold medals on the final day of the European Sambo Championships in Limassol, with the remaining men’s, women’s and combat titles decided.
Russian success continued at the European Sambo Championships on the opening day of senior competitions in Limassol, which saw the entire Azerbaijan team removed from the competition following incidents of unsportsmanlike behaviour.
There was more success for Russia in Limassol as the country racked up six junior titles at the European Sambo Championships.
Russia enjoyed a successful opening day of the European Sambo Championships with several of the country’s athletes earning titles in youth events in Limassol.
The European Sambo Championships are set to return in Limassol in Cyprus, following the cancellation of the 2020 edition due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Twenty people attended the first-ever international seminar for sambo coaches, which was held across four days.
This year's European Sambo Championships and European Youth and Junior Sambo Championships are set to welcome athletes from 28 countries later this month in the Cypriot city Limassol.