WADA say 'successfully retrieved' doping data from Moscow lab

2019-01-17 21:41

WADA said that they have "successfully retrieved" data from the Moscow laboratory at the heart of Russia's state-sponsored doping scandal.

Pound says 'not end of world' Russia missed lab testing deadline

2019-01-12 12:26

Former WADA president Dick Pound is against imposing fresh sanctions on Russia for missing a deadline to allow doping experts access to its Moscow laboratory.

WADA team returns to Moscow for lab info

2019-01-07 21:31

A three-person World Anti-Doping Agency team will arrive in Moscow on Wednesday to obtain laboratory doping test data.

WADA must act now on Russia missing deadline: NADO

2019-01-02 15:03

The World Anti-Doping Agency should act now over Russia's failure to meet a December 31 deadline to hand over data from its anti-doping laboratory.

WADA opens Moscow stage of Russian doping investigation

2018-11-27 15:56

A team of experts sent by the World Anti-Doping Agency will meet Russian officials in Moscow to begin the process of recovering data from the era of institutional doping.

'No evidence' of institutionalised doping in Kenya - WADA

2018-09-27 22:39

The World Anti-Doping Agency said a 21-month investigation into suspicions of widespread doping in Kenya had found no evidence of drug-taking.

WADA lifts ban on Russian anti-doping agency

2018-09-20 15:33

The World Anti-Doping Agency lifted a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency, RUSADA, paving the way for Russian athletes to return to competition.

WADA bars Stockholm lab from conducting specific test

2018-08-03 22:42

The World Anti-Doping Agency has partially suspended a laboratory in Stockholm for failing to conform with accepted standards in the conducting of one type of test.

CAS confirms 2 Russians stripped of 2008 Olympic medals

2018-07-26 12:53

Russian duo Tatyana Lebedeva and Maria Abakumova lost their appeals to the Court of Arbitration for Sport and were stripped of their medals at the 2008 Olympics.

Tensions emerge at WADA meeting over Russia suspension

2018-05-17 18:21

The first signs of divisions within WADA have emerged with officials aligned to the Olympic movement questioning the body's ongoing sanctions against Russia.


WADA team behind schedule in extracting Moscow lab data

2019-01-15 22:49

WADA experts are taking longer than expected to extract testing data from the old Moscow anti-doping laboratory, a spokesperson for the agency has said.

Kremlin blames 'logistics' for missed WADA deadline

2019-01-09 15:25

The Kremlin said Moscow's failure to meet the WADA deadline last week to hand over data from its anti-doping laboratory could be explained by logistical problems.

WADA launches probe into 'bullying, harassment' allegations

2019-01-03 20:35

The World Anti-Doping Agency says it has hired a law firm to carry out an independent investigation into allegations of bullying and harassment by senior executives.

USADA chief urges WADA to reinstate Russia ban

2019-01-02 13:50

US Anti-Doping Agency chief Travis Tygart urged the WADA to reinstate the ban on Russia, calling the country's return "a total joke".

Russians agree to let WADA inspect Moscow doping lab

2018-11-15 20:05

The World Anti-Doping Agency has announced that Russia had agreed to allow a WADA team to make the long-awaited inspection visits to the main Russian laboratory.

US anti-doping head denounces lifting of Russia ban

2018-09-20 19:15

The head of the US Anti-Doping Agency denounced the decision to lift the ban on Russia's anti-doping agency, calling it "inexplicable."

WADA to reinstate Russia after doping suspension

2018-09-15 07:30

The World Anti-Doping Agency has been given a green light to lift its ban on Russia's drug-tainted testing authority after a recommendation from investigators.

IAAF maintains Russia's athletics ban over doping

2018-07-27 21:33

The IAAF maintained Russia's ban from track and field over mass doping, just 10 days before the start of the European Championships in Berlin.

Sri Lanka gets Aussie help to fight doping in sports

2018-06-18 15:16

Sri Lanka has launched a joint effort with Australia to tackle drug cheats, including athletes using traditional medicines to hide banned substances.

Ex-Bok forward Johnson fails doping test

2018-04-20 18:51

Former South African international Ashley Johnson has been suspended by the Rugby Football Union after failing a drugs test.

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