Roskomnadzor has blocked access to the sites and in Russia for illegally broadcasting the sports channel Nash Futbol.

Kommersant reports that its decision was made on the basis of rulings by the Moscow City Court, within the framework of anti-piracy legislation, related to the claims submitted by Liga TV against the two sites between June and August.

Separately, according to Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros has won a case against Russian internet pirates for the illegal distribution of its movie Entourage.

It was granted an injunction by Moscow City Court in what was the first such successful action by a major studio against Russian pirates.