David Howman

Russia, WADA agree roadmap to reform anti-doping agency, says minister

Russia, WADA agree roadmap to reform anti-doping agency, says minister

The announcement comes days after the minister met with WADA head for talks on how to revamp RUSADA,

Dec 01, 2015, 22:19 PM IST
WADA condemns leak of confidential blood data

WADA condemns leak of confidential blood data

 The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has condemned the leak of information from a database containing thousands of blood values from athletes and said it did not come from its own files.

Aug 05, 2015, 22:55 PM IST

WADA chief David Howman concerned about teenagers doping

Young athletes could be using performance-enhancing drugs as they try to make the breakthrough into elite sport, fears World Anti-Doping Agency director general David Howman.

Jul 24, 2015, 16:51 PM IST
Mo Farah`s coach Alberto Salazar accused of doping

Mo Farah`s coach Alberto Salazar accused of doping

Leading American coach Alberto Salazar has encouraged athletes in his care to take banned substances, a documentary screened by the BBC on Wednesday claims.

Jun 04, 2015, 10:54 AM IST

IOC to retest frozen samples using new method - report

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will retest frozen samples from previous Games after an improved testing method led to hundreds of positive cases that went undetected, according to a German television channel.

Nov 19, 2013, 12:46 PM IST

China to probe WADA allegation

China has planned to investigate an allegation that "99 percent of illegal substances" come from it but remains doubtful of the World Anti-Doping Agency`s statistics.

Feb 19, 2013, 12:38 PM IST

WADA denies any approach from Armstrong over ‘drug-use’ confession

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has said it has had no approach from disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong to indicate he is ready to admit using performance-enhancing drugs.

Jan 06, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

1-in-10 athletes may be doping: WADA

The World Anti-Doping Agency said new research findings expected this spring could suggest as many as 1 in 10 athletes who compete internationally may be doping.

Feb 07, 2012, 23:45 PM IST

British lifetime doping ban looks headed back to CAS

BOA has refused to give into mounting pressure and lift its ban, raising the prospect of a legal battle with WADA and the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

Nov 22, 2011, 14:20 PM IST

Criminals control large part of world sports: WADA

Underworld controls a large proportion of world sport, WADA director general David Howman said.

Mar 17, 2011, 13:11 PM IST

Criminals control large part of world sports: WADA

Underworld controls a large proportion of world sport, WADA director general David Howman said.

Mar 17, 2011, 13:11 PM IST