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Post Fancy Bear leak: WADA defends therapeutic use of banned substances

Post Fancy Bear leak: WADA defends therapeutic use of banned substances

TUEs allow athletes to take banned substances for verified medical needs and are signed off by sports federations.

World swimming in turmoil over Rio Olympics 2016 doping decisions

World swimming in turmoil over Rio Olympics 2016 doping decisions

FINA originally barred seven Russian swimmers from Rio following a report by Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren that alleged state-run doping in Russia.

2016 Rio Olympics: IOC slams anti-doping body as Games loom; Thomas Bach demands sweeping overhaul of WADA

2016 Rio Olympics: IOC slams anti-doping body as Games loom; Thomas Bach demands sweeping overhaul of WADA

International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach on Tuesday demanded a sweeping overhaul of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Tuesday as Russian appeals against bans mounted just three days from the opening of the Rio Games.

India at Olympics: NADA certifies all Rio bound athletes as dope-free

India at Olympics: NADA certifies all Rio bound athletes as dope-free

The Indian contingent at the 2004 Olympics was rocked by doping as two weightlifters -- Sanamacha Chanu and Pratima Kumari

Russia doping: WADA commission starts its work in Moscow

Russia doping: WADA commission starts its work in Moscow

The IAAF suspended Russia last month after a bombshell report published by a WADA independent commission found evidence of state-sponsored doping.

Three top Kenyan officials suspended over graft, anti-doping probe: IAAF

Three top Kenyan officials suspended over graft, anti-doping probe: IAAF

The IAAF ethics commission announced the provisional suspension of the Kenyan athletics federation president and two other top officials.

Russia doping: WADA pleased with Moscow`s `readiness` for change

Russia doping: WADA pleased with Moscow`s `readiness` for change

Russia has vowed to retrieve its IAAF membership in time for next year`s Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Kenya anti-doping czar says drug cases `embarrassing`

Kenya anti-doping czar says drug cases `embarrassing`

A leading Kenyan anti-doping investigator on Thursday accused the east African nation`s athletics body of not doing enough to tackle drug cheats, calling the positive tests of two athletes in Beijing "embarrassing".

Athletics should invest more in anti-doping, says Chris Froome

Athletics should invest more in anti-doping, says Chris Froome

Two-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome on Thursday said athletics should follow in the footsteps of cycling and invest a lot more money in anti-doping measures.

Britain's anti-doping body warns against false doping accusations

Britain's anti-doping body warns against false doping accusations

 British Anti-Doping (Ukad) chief executive Nicole Sapstead has warned that blood samples should be checked correctly before athletes are accused of doping.

WADA approves Qatar anti-doping lab

WADA approves Qatar anti-doping lab

A new anti-doping laboratory in Qatar was approved by the World Anti-Doping Association (WADA) executive committee on Wednesday.

Mo Farah questioned for 5 hours for doping

Mo Farah questioned for 5 hours for doping

Double Olympic champion Mo Farah was questioned by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as part of an investigation into claims that his coach Alberto Salazar breached anti-doping rules.

UCI announce further anti-doping measures

UCI announce further anti-doping measures

World cycling`s governing body, the UCI, on Friday announced a number of measures to reinforce its anti-doping drive.

Lance Armstrong loses ruling over Tour de France bonuses

Lance Armstrong loses ruling over Tour de France bonuses

Lance Armstrong was ordered to pay $10 million to a sports insurance company after arbitrators ruled against the disgraced cyclist over bonuses he received during his Tour de France winning streak, the firm said on Monday.

Kenyan anti-doping body gets boost from China, Norway

Kenyan anti-doping body gets boost from China, Norway

The newly constituted Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (ADAK) is ready to roll out its operation to combat the vice after entering a one-year partnership with the Chinese and Norwegian anti-doping bodies.

British hurdler Rhys Williams to return after doping ban

British hurdler Rhys Williams to return after doping ban

Olympic athlete Rhys Williams is set to compete again after a serving a ban for a positive drugs test, the 400 metre hurdle runner announced Sunday.

Cambodian athlete fails doping test at Asian Games

Cambodian athlete fails doping test at Asian Games

The Asian Games were hit by a second anti-doping violation on Thursday when the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) said Cambodian soft tennis player Yi Sophany had tested positive.

Powell makes modest return to track in Lucerne

Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell wasted no time getting back into the thick of the action a day after his doping ban was reduced, running a modest 10.30sec in the 100m at the Lucerne meeting on Tuesday.

Doping notice failures bring Davis one-year ban

Former world indoor and outdoor triple jump champion Walter Davis was issued a one-year ban Monday by an arbitrator for repeatedly failing to file his location with anti-doping officials.

Jamaican sprinter Powell banned for 18 months

Former 100 metres world record holder Asafa Powell was banned for 18 months by a Jamaican anti-doping disciplinary panel on Thursday after he tested positive for a banned substance last year.