Exclusive: Russia poised to lose Rio 2016 weightlifting quota places following more doping failures

Russia is poised to lose at least one weightlifting quota place for this summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after four doping failures...

Shlyakhtin elected as new Russian athletics head amid doping scandal

Dmitry Shlyakhtin has been elected as the new President of the All-Russia Athletics Federation (ARAF) as the organisation looks to overturn its ban from...

Russian bank threaten legal action against WADA after claims IAAF $25 million sponsorship deal...

Russia's leading bank VTB has claimed that it is planning to sue the officials at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) behind its report into...

UK Athletics propose forcing athletes to agree to life ban if convicted of serious...

British athletes convicted of "serious" doping offences could automatically forfeit the right to future selection for all international competitions, UK Athletics chairman Ed Warner...

Mutko “can’t imagine” Rio 2016 without Russian athletes

Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko says he "cannot imagine" the Rio 2016 Olympics taking place without his country's athletics team - because he wants to...

Putin link casts doubt over credibility of WADA Independent Commission, claims Russian Olympic Committee...

Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Alexander Zhukov has claimed the report published here yesterday by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission lacks credibility after...

Bolt dismisses proposal to reset world records as “pointless”

Six-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has labelled a proposal to reset athletics world records, in response to the doping crisis in the sport,...

Embattled Coe Pledged to Reform IAAF

Three days before the Independent Commission – initiated by WADA – is scheduled to release its second report on corruption within IAAF Sebastian Coe’s...

Sebastian Coe’s chief aide steps down at IAAF

Sebastian Coe's chief aide Nick Davies tonight temporarily stood down from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) while the Ethics Commission investigated allegations...

Diack’s son among three former IAAF officials handed life athletics bans for “blackmailing” Russia

Papa Massata Diack, the consultant and son of former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack, is among three officials to have...

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