Athletics anti-doping programme 'severely disrupted' - AIU

2020-04-02 14:50

The Athletics Integrity Unit has acknowledged that its anti-doping programme will be "severely disrupted" because of the coronavirus pandemic.

UK anti-doping chief fires warning at athletes

2020-03-31 11:05

Athletes who think they can dope due to the radical reduction in testing round the world because of the coronavirus pandemic should think again.

Troubled Russian athletics elects businessman as president

2020-02-28 14:50

Russia's athletics federation elected a businessman as its new president with the organisation racing to win places for its athletes at the Tokyo Olympics.

Rumours of Fuglsang links to banned doctor 'around since last spring'

2020-02-03 20:50

Former Danish cyclist Brian Holm said that rumours had been circulating since "last spring" on cyclist Jakob Fuglsang and Lance Armstrong's doctor.

Spain police break up international EPO doping ring

2020-01-30 18:11

Spanish police have said they had broken up an EPO trafficking ring that shipped the banned endurance-boosting drug across Europe.

Olympic chief says will "do everything" to ensure Russia at 2020 Games

2019-11-28 12:28

Russia's Olympic Committee will do all it can to ensure Russian athletes take part in the 2020 Games, its chief said

Russia's anti-doping chief says he expected WADA suspension proposal

2019-11-23 14:33

Russia's anti-doping chief said the World Anti-Doping Agency's recommendation that his country was non-compliant was technically fair and expected.

Russian athletics officials suspended over anti-doping violations

2019-11-22 14:42

The president of Russian athletics and senior officials have been suspended for "serious breaches", putting their participation at next year's Olympics in danger.

WADA set for decision on 'inconsistencies' in Russian data

2019-11-18 21:38

The WADA said that its Executive Committee will meet on December 9 to consider further action against the Russian Anti-Doping Agency.

Germans says 'Operation Aderlass' prosecutions near

2019-10-31 21:16

The German part of the investigation into the "Aderlass" doping scandal is "in the home straight" say prosecutors.


MotoGP rider Iannone slapped with 18-month doping ban

2020-04-01 16:20

Italian MotoGP rider Andrea Iannone has been banned for 18 months after testing positive for anabolic steroids, the international motorcycling federation (FIM) announced on Wednesday.

WADA issues dope testing guidelines amid coronavirus pandemic

2020-03-21 07:06

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) issued new guidelines to facilitate continued testing amid the constraints of the coronavirus pandemic.

WADA asks CAS for public hearing on Russia doping case

2020-02-04 06:12

WADA has asked CAS for a public hearing on its case for Russia's exclusion from international sporting competitions.

Cycling chiefs to switch anti-doping to new body in 2021

2020-02-01 09:20

Cycling chiefs said that from 2021 they will hand responsibility for anti-doping to the International Testing Agency, a non-profit body.

Kenya's former record holder Kipsang banned for doping

2020-01-10 20:10

Former world marathon record holder Wilson Kipsang was handed a provisional ban for doping by the Athletics Integrity Unit.

WADA seeks 4-year Russia ban over false doping data

2019-11-25 22:30

A World Anti-Doping Agency panel has recommended Russia be hit with a four-year ban from sporting competition after falsifying laboratory data.

Olympic ban looms for Russia after WADA panel ruling

2019-11-23 08:41

The prospect of Russia being banned from next year's Olympics loomed closer as a WADA recommended the country's drug-testing authority be declared non-compliant.

WADA hands Bangkok lab 6-month suspension

2019-11-20 22:51

The National Doping Control Centre in Bangkok has been suspended for up to six months by the World Anti-Doping Agency.

Witold Banka rubber-stamped as new WADA chief

2019-11-07 17:57

Witold Banka was officially named the new president of the World Anti-Doping Agency, succeeding incumbent Craig Reedie when he departs the post at the end of the year.

UCI looks to ITA to boost cycling anti-doping battle

2019-10-18 18:28

Cycling's governing body the UCI said it was considering working with the ITA as a way of "ensuring and enhancing protection for clean cyclists".

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