Yulamanova to get gold medal
The 2010 European marathon champion Zivile Balciunaite (LIT) has been banned for 2 years, so Nailya Yulamanova, who was second in Barcelona, will get the gold medal.

5-MINUTE INTERVIEW - Tomasz Majewski
Polandís Olympic shot put champion, Tomasz Majewski lost out on a gold medal at the recently concluded European Athletics Championships in Barcelona by the thinnest of margins.

Dmitry Medvedev met with champions and prizewinners of the 20th European Athletics Championships
The President congratulated Russian athletes on their team victory. The athletes won 24 medals in Barcelona: ten gold, six silver, and eight bronze medals.

Russia top medals table at end of European Athletics Championships
Russia topped the medals table at the end of the 20th European Athletics Championships with a total of 10 golds, six silvers and eight bronze medals.

Russia upset the odds to take relay gold
Only minutes after winning the womenís title, Russia produced another set of one-lap wonders to take their first ever menís 4x400 relay gold, upsetting the favourites in a close race thanks to a brilliant last leg from individual finallist Vladimir Krasnov.

Russia women dominate with a world leading performance
Led by the newly minted European 400m champion Tatyana Firova, the Russian quartet of Anastasiya Kapachinskaya, Antonina Krivoshapka, Kseniya Ustalova and Firova captured a gun-to-tape win in a world leading performance of 3:21.26 which is the fastest time since the 1990 European championships in Split.

Savinova proves the class of the field
Fridayís Russian gold rush continued inside a vibrant Olympic Stadium as Mariya Savinova delivered a comprehensive knock out blow to her rivals to add the European outdoor title to her world and European indoor crowns.

Shustov wins gold for Russia
Aleksander Shustov kept gold in Russiaís hands in Barcelonaís Olympic stadium tonight as he followed Yaroslav Rybakov in 2002 and Andrey Silnov in 2006 as the European menís high jump champion.

Russian teamís preliminary list for Barcelona
Russian Athletics has announces a preliminary list of the Russian team for the European Championships to be held in Barcelona on 26 July to 1 August.