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.

Hungarian Olympic champion Pars handed doping ban

2018-04-11 21:10

Hungarian hammer thrower Kristian Pars, a gold-medal winner at the 2012 London Olympics, has been banned after failing a doping test.

IOC lifts doping ban on Russia - Moscow official

2018-02-28 17:20

The International Olympic Committee has lifted a doping ban against Russia, restoring the country's rights in full, Russian officials said.

Russia pays $15 million Olympic doping fine - source

2018-02-21 16:37

Russia has paid the $15 million it was fined in December when it was suspended by the International Olympic Committee for mass doping.

Japanese vows to clear name in first Olympics drug case

2018-02-13 16:17

Japanese skater Kei Saito vowed to clear his name after testing positive for a banned substance at the Pyeongchang Olympics.

Rumsas Jr gets four-year doping ban

2018-01-24 16:50

Raimondas Rumsas Jr, son of the Lithuanian rider of the same name, has been banned for doping, the Italian anti-doping agency confirmed.

French anti-doping lab pronounced clean again

2017-12-21 22:17

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has reinstated the French laboratory which was suspended because of contaminated samples.

Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympics

2017-12-06 08:30

Russia has been banned from the 2018 Winter Games by the International Olympic Committee over its state-orchestrated doping programme.

IOC defends stance on Russian doping

2017-08-04 20:18

The IOC defended its stance on Russia despite being criticised for baulking at calls to ban the country outright from last year's Rio Olympics.

WADA partially lifts Russian anti-doping agency ban

2017-06-27 18:16

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has announced a decision to give the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) the right for planning and collecting of doping samples.

 

French rider Di Gregorio suspended over doping

2018-04-11 22:30

French rider Remy Di Gregorio has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a banned hormone in last month's Paris-Nice road race.

Athletics maintains Russia ban over doping

2018-03-06 16:49

The governing body of world athletics said it was maintaining Russia's ban from the sport over mass doping.

Russian Olympic curler pulls out of CAS doping hearing

2018-02-21 23:43

The Russian curler who failed a doping test at the Winter Olympics has pulled out of a hearing about his case at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

'Stressed' Norway curler's fury over Russian dope fail

2018-02-20 14:40

A curler from Norway who finished fourth in the Olympic mixed doubles behind a Russian who then failed a drug test wants the situation resolved.

Russia to create competition for banned Olympic athletes

2018-01-31 22:42

President Vladimir Putin has ordered the government to organise a sports competition for Russian athletes banned from the upcoming Winter Games.

Schoeman to co-operate with doping investigation

2018-01-20 14:30

Henri Schoeman will co-operate fully with an International Triathlon Union investigation into whether he breached doping regulations.

Russia making progress over doping says Coe

2017-12-17 18:58

IAAF chief Sebastian Coe believes Russia is showing a significant change in its attitude to tackling doping.

30% of athletes at 2011 worlds admitted doping

2017-08-29 20:09

At least 30 percent of those who competed at the 2011 IAAF World Championships admitted to having used banned substances during their careers.

Six Russians banned for doping

2017-08-02 20:39

Russia's doping crisis continued as the Russian athletics federation (RusAF) banned six athletes for failing tests.

Three Russians banned after Beijing retesting

2017-06-21 21:29

The Beijing Olympics relay silver medallist Anastasiya Kapachinskaya and two other Russian athletes were banned for four years for doping.

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