WADA takes 3 000 Russian samples

2014-12-24 15:07

A WADA commission has visited Moscow and taken around 3 000 samples from local athletes for testing.

WP hunting new tighthead

2014-08-26 14:26

Western Province are hunting the services of a new tighthead prop for next year's Super Rugby competition.

UCI may cut Armstrong ban

2014-01-23 07:43

The new president of cycling's world body says Lance Armstrong's lifetime ban for doping could be reduced.

JADCO board members resign

2013-11-23 09:35

The chairman and the board of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission have resigned after their anti-doping methods were questioned.

'Too late' for Lance tell-all

2013-11-14 16:18

Lance Armstrong's promise to come clean about doping is "a little late", the head of USADA Travis Tygart has said.

UCI, WADA agree on inquiry

2013-11-13 18:30

UCI president Brian Cookson says they have agreed with WADA on a commission of inquiry into the cycling's drug-stained past.

WADA: No chance for Lance

2013-11-12 17:30

Disgraced TDF winner Lance Armstrong would need "something close to a miracle" to get his lifetime ban from cycling re-examined.

WADA to adopt new code

2013-11-07 20:30

WADA to decide on tougher doping rules, elect new leader, learn from Armstrong case at the World Conference of Doping in Sport.

Jamaica dope audit underway

2013-10-29 07:44

A tight-lipped three-member WADA team has arrived in Jamaica for a two day extraordinary audit of Jamaica's drug testing system.

WADA suspends Rio doping lab

2013-08-10 12:03

World anti-doping body WADA has suspended the accreditation of a testing laboratory in 2016 Olympic host city Rio de Janeiro.

WADA seek harsher penalties

2013-05-13 09:55

WADA's top officials spent the weekend honing a new global code which includes doubling suspensions for some drug cheats.

WADA: Oscar wasn't doping

2013-02-27 22:16

The World Anti-Doping Agency says the substance found in Oscar Pistorius's bedroom is not on its list of banned substances.

WADA, UCI in war of words

2013-01-30 12:10

WADA has accused cycling's UCI of "deceit" following its decision to disband a commission into the Lance Armstrong drugs scandal.

WADA slams Lance's 'PR stunt'

2013-01-18 11:18

WADA president John Fahey has branded Lance Armstrong's doping confession a "controlled public relations" stunt.

Lance urged to co-operate

2013-01-16 14:22

The former head of WADA, Dick Pound, has called on Lance Armstrong to co-operate fully with drug-testing authorities.

Lance awaits 'candid' Oprah

2013-01-14 10:13

Out for a morning jog in bright sunshine, Lance Armstrong hardly looked like a man about to finally confront the doping scandal.

UCI dope system 'was flawed'

2012-10-14 21:06

A former WADA boss says the UCI set up a drug testing system that was designed to fail which allowed Lance Armstrong to dope.

New anti-drug weapon unveiled

2012-07-25 17:47

Anti-doping chiefs have vowed to stage the most rigorously tested Olympics yet after unveiling a new weapon against drug cheats.

WADA to probe UCI leak

2011-05-16 12:08

The World-Anti Doping Agency will conduct an independent investigation to determine the source of the leak of a UCI document.

TDF riders face overnight tests

2010-10-28 21:50

Tour de France riders suspected of doping may face more intrusive testing from next year that could include night-time checks.

WADA give ICC deadline

2010-05-26 15:23

The World Anti-Doping Agency has given the ICC a November 2011 deadline to comply with out-of-competition drug testing.


Astana hit by another dope case

2014-11-19 14:19

Astana have been rocked by another doping case on Wednesday when the UCI said Kazakh Victor Okishev had tested positive.

WADA: Ban Lance boss longer!

2014-06-17 09:35

The World Anti-Doping Agency is seeking tougher action against disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong's former manager Johan Bruyneel.

FIFA seeks anti-dope overhaul

2013-11-30 14:57

Football world governing body FIFA has called for an overhaul in the approach to the fight against doping in sport.

Stofile elected Wada vice-chair

2013-11-15 15:26

Former sports minister Makhenkesi Stofile has been elected as the vice-chairman of the World Anti-Doping Association.

Ban reduction talk 'premature'

2013-11-13 21:30

USADA have said that any discussion on a reduction of Lance Armstrong's lifetime ban is "premature" until he offers information about doping.

WADA powerful with new code

2013-11-12 19:00

Revised rules governing the anti-doping battle will give WADA wider powers to act against non-compliance and tighten punishment.

WADA: Jamaica were negligent

2013-11-12 16:06

WADA have said that Jamaica blundered in catching doping athletes, after Asafa Powell tested positive for banned substances.

WADA allay Jamaican fears

2013-10-30 22:02

Fears of Jamaican athletes being barred from taking part in international track and field events have been allayed by WADA.

Rio suffers anti-doping blow

2013-08-27 20:07

WADA have said that the accreditation of the anti-doping laboratory in 2016 Olympic host city Rio de Janeiro has been revoked.

Moses to run for WADA top job

2013-07-30 18:02

Former Olympic hurdles great Edwin Moses has entered the race to become the next president of the World Anti-Doping Agency.

WADA damns doping verdict

2013-05-01 15:12

WADA has voiced disappointment with the judge's decision in the "Operation Puerto" doping trial to destroy evidence from the case.

Cycling has 'confidence crisis'

2013-02-12 16:34

Cycling faces a "crisis of confidence" over doping after the Lance Armstrong scandal, WADA head John Fahey says.

WADA slams 'arrogant' UCI

2013-01-29 19:05

WADA has called the UCI "arrogant" after cycling's governing body shut down its own independent commission into doping.

Armstrong: Decide for yourself

2013-01-17 07:11

Lance Armstrong says viewers can judge for themselves how candid he was in his interview with Oprah Winfrey.

'Confess under oath, Lance!'

2013-01-15 20:41

The World Anti-Doping Agency says Lance Armstrong must confess under oath to seek a reduction in his lifetime ban from sports.

WADA won't appeal Lance case

2012-11-02 19:21

WADA has said that it will not appeal against a decision to strip Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France victories.

Lance to keep medal, for now

2012-10-11 19:48

Lance Armstrong will keep his 2000 Sydney Games bronze medal for now despite being accused of cheating his way to the top in cycling.

CAS: British doping ban invalid

2012-04-30 16:22

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has ruled that the British Olympic Association's lifetime ban on drug cheats is out of line.

WADA rejects Contador claim

2010-11-17 15:11

WADA has rejected Alberto Contador's claim that contaminated meat was responsible for his positive doping test.

WADA praises testing on TDF

2010-10-28 19:44

WADA has praised the testing at this year's Tour de France but wants cycling's governing body to be more aggressive.

RadioShack rider tests positive

2010-04-22 21:49

Cycling's international governing body says it has suspended Chinese rider Li Fuyu on Lance Armstrong's Team RadioShack.

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