'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.

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.


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.

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.

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