AIBA President Reassures Olympic Boxing Community Following WBC Complaint

International Boxing Association (AIBA) President C K Wu has sent a letter reassuring the Olympic boxing community that there are no problems following a...

USA Allowed to Keep Athens 2004 4x400m Relay Gold Medals Despite Drugs Admission

The United States has been allowed to keep the gold medals they won in the women's 4x400 meters relay at Athens 2004, despite one...

NCAA Settlement Yields $70 Million for Concussion Testing

From | The NCAA’s settlement terms related to the consolidated Arrington lawsuit have been approved by Judge...

ASADA Suffers 20 Percent Cut in Anti-Doping Budget Ahead of Rio 2016

Anti-doping efforts in Australia have suffered a blow just over two months before the start of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after the country’s...

Major Leaguer Suspended 80 Games after Taking EPO

By Daniel Etchells | Dominican Republic’s Welington Castillo has been given an 80-game suspension by Major League Baseball (MLB) after testing positive for erythropoietin (EPO). The...

NCAA Grants Waiver to Muslim Wrestler with Beard

Muhamed McBryde has loved wrestling ever since he can remember, but when he had to choose between shaving his beard and competing for the...

Owen: Sport’s Russian Decade has Left a Toxic Legacy

This is a column about legacy. In July 2007 in Guatemala, Russian President Vladimir Putin charmed the International Olympic Committee (IOC) into awarding the 2014...

The Growing Concern With Sport Specialization

Why has it become a growing fad that athletes and their parents feel like they should have to specialize in a particular sport? Their...

Turkish London 2012 1500m Winner Stripped of Gold Medal

London 2012 Olympic 1500 metres champion Asli Cakir Alptekin of Turkey has been stripped of her gold medal and handed an eight-year doping ban, it...

North Korea Declared Non-Compliant by World Anti-Doping Agency

By Liam Morgan | North Korea has been declared non-compliant by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) for failing...

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