McLaren 'frustrated' at response to doping report

2017-04-26 21:13

The "frustrated" author of a WADA report that laid bare state-sponsored doping across Russian hit out WADA and the IOC's response to his explosive findings.

Fredericks turns himself over to IOC ethics commission

2017-03-03 19:38

Former Olympic sprinter Frankie Fredericks has turned himself over to the IOC ethics commission.

IOC boss should resign, says Olympic champion

2017-02-09 17:01

Germany's Olympic discus champion Christoph Harting has called for International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach to resign.

28 Russians face action over Sochi doping

2016-12-23 14:08

The IOC has opened disciplinary cases against 28 Russian athletes whose urine samples were likely tampered with at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

IOC boss: More must be done to combat doping

2016-09-25 19:37

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach wants governments to do more to combat drugs in sport.

Olympics: a TV show for 5 billion people

2016-08-22 06:47

If you tuned into the Olympics, whether on television or your smartphone, then you belong to a multi-billion dollar club of five billion people.

45 new doping failures from Beijing, London - IOC

2016-07-22 15:07

Re-analysis of samples from the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and the 2012 London Games has uncovered 45 new doping failures.

IOC studying 'legal options' on Russian ban

2016-07-19 19:02

The IOC will study "legal options" before deciding whether to ban Russia from the Rio Olympics.

IOC's future at stake over Russia's Rio fate

2016-07-19 11:17

If the IOC does not ban Russia from the Rio Olympics for a state-supported doping scheme, they face possible destruction, athletes warned.

Kuwait seeks $1bn in damages from IOC

2016-06-23 10:56

Kuwait has filed suit in a Swiss court seeking $1 billion in damages from the IOC over its suspension from competition.


IOC freezes grants to Kenyan Olympic body

2017-03-09 21:00

The ICO imposed a freeze on grants to the Kenyan Olympic committee in a move which would affect the running of national sports activities in the country.

Only one Russian athlete has returned medal to IOC

2017-02-13 17:04

So far only one of the Russian athletes stripped of Olympic medals for doping has given it back to the International Olympic Committee.

IOC refuses to lift Kuwait sports ban

2017-01-01 16:45

The International Olympic Committee has rejected a call by the Kuwaiti government to lift a 14-month sports ban while the Gulf State amends a controversial law.

High-stakes summit eyes anti-doping overhaul

2016-10-08 14:26

Top figures in world sport have met in a bid to overhaul the global fight against doping.

Indian officials under fire for Rio flop

2016-08-22 07:36

As Olympic under-achievers India head home from Rio, selfie-taking officials have been accused of failing to help its athletes taste success.

Relief, outrage after IOC 'passes buck' on Russia

2016-07-25 18:37

Russia breathed a sigh of relief after the IOC declined to impose a blanket ban on its competitors at the Rio Games over state-run doping.

Timeline of Russian doping scandal

2016-07-20 14:20

A look at a timeline of Russian doping and corruption scandals after the IOC will look into legal options to keep the country from competing in Rio.

IOC ban Russian sports minister from Rio

2016-07-19 17:48

The IOC has barred Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko and other ministry officials from attending the Rio Games.

Golfers skipping Rio not in line with WHO

2016-07-12 14:21

The International Olympic Committee says it "respects" the decision by several top golfers to skip the Rio de Janeiro Games because of the Zika virus

IOC calls for major 2017 anti-doping summit

2016-06-21 22:15

The IOC will call for a special summit on doping to be convened next year as part of its effort to purge drug cheats from sport.

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