12:00 AM, September 13, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:00 AM, September 13, 2018

Cheryshev in doping probe

Russia winger Denis Cheryshev, one of the standout performers at the World Cup, is under investigation for an alleged doping violation, local media reported Wednesday.

"This case is currently being investigated by the Spanish Anti-Doping agency," the Russian daily Sport Express quoted a World Anti-Doping Agency press spokesperson as saying.