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McLaren Report Claims More Than 1,000 Russian Athletes Involved in State-Sponsored Doping

More than 1,000 athletes across summer, winter and Paralympic sports were involved in a widespread state-sponsored doping system in Russia akin to an "institutional...

Russian High Jumper Will Appeal Annulment of Beijing Olympic Finish

Russian high jumper Elena Slesarenko will appeal the IOC decision to annul her fourth place standing at the 2008 Beijing Olympics after her doping...

Sixteen Athletes Sanctioned After Positive Retests from Beijing 2008

Another 16 athletes have been sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), following positive retests from the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. The latest batch...

Sharapova to Resume United Nations Goodwill Ambassador Role in April

Maria Sharapova is set to resume her role as a United Nations Goodwill Ambassador when her doping ban draws to a close in April. The...

Putin Orders Anti-Doping Improvements to be Made in Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has reportedly ordered a national anti-doping laboratory to be established at Moscow State University as the country seeks to tighten...

Michele Verroken: The Doping Crisis and the Sense of Déjà Vu

Having worked in anti-doping for more than three decades, I am hugely disappointed and frustrated with the present state of anti-doping. So much has been...

Liam Morgan: IOC Glosses Over Real Issues in Response to Critical WADA Independent Observers...

If you want a near-perfect example of how some major sporting governing bodies appear to view image and perception as more important than honesty...

Release Date of Second Part of McLaren Report Pushed Back Until Mid-December

The second part of Richard McLaren’s report investigating accusations of state-sponsored doping in Russia is now set to be released in mid-December. It had been...

WADA President Calls on Japanese Prime Minister to Boost Contribution to Global Anti-Doping Effort

World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has called on Governments to increase their funding to the fight against drugs in sport during...

Former IAAF Advisor in Custody Over Doping Investigation

The former legal advisor to disgraced former IAAF President Lamine Diack has been placed in custody as part of the French investigation into corruption...

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