Armstrong probe findings due in a year, says UCI

An inquiry team probing the role of cycling`s leaders in the Lance Armstrong doping scandal will deliver its report by next year, the head of the sport`s global governing body UCI said on Wednesday.

Azerbaijan starts probe into lifters` doping scandal

Azerbaijan has started investigations on the disqualification of nine of its weightlifters for a doping scandal.

Godolphin doping scandal: Internal inquiry clears Sheikh Mohammed

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum was cleared of any direct involvement in the Godolphin doping scandal by an internal inquiry Wednesday.

Powell’s sponsorship woes

Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell has started facing the side effects of being trapped into the doping net.

Danish cycling Olympic medallist admits to doping

Danish cyclist Rolf Soerensen has admitted, that he had used ‘blood-boosting EPO’ and ‘Cortisone’ in the 1990s.

Armstrong’s ‘banned’ doctor denies doping link

Lance Armstrong`s former physician Michele Ferrari has claimed he never saw the American cyclist indulging in doping activities, and added he had no knowledge of the banned cyclist engaging in doping activities.

IOC contemplates stripping ‘disgraced’ Armstrong of bronze medal

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is pondering over stripping Lance Armstrong of his bronze medal he won twelve years back in the road time trial at the 2000 Sydney Games.

Banned athletes to appeal against NADA panel decision

The 11 athletes who were handed two year ban by a NADA panel for flunking dope tests, including Asian Games bronze medallist wrestler Mausam Khatri, are expected to appeal against the decision.

UCI under pressure over being ‘complicit’ in Armstrong doping scandal

The International Cycling Union (UCI) continues to face pressure from various sports sponsors and figures, after a major Australian clothing brand claimed that the organisation was ‘complicit’ in sweeping disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong’s doping scandal under the carpet.

Matt Damon up for Lance Armstrong biopic

Actor Matt Damon is reportedly in talks to play cyclist Lance Armstrong.

UK cyclist Cavendish says cycling still ‘cleanest’ sports despite Armstrong shame

British cycling ace Mark Cavendish has claimed cycling is still the cleanest sport in world despite Lance Armstrong getting banned from the sport for leading the most sophisticated doping scandal ever in sports history.

Contador says Armstrong was ‘humiliated, lynched’ during doping investigation

Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador believes banned Lance Armstrong has not been treated with proper respect throughout the doping investigation, and added that the American was humiliated and lynched by doping accusations.

Ex-UCI boss vehemently denies backing ‘banned’ Armstrong in doping row

Former International Cycling Union (UCI) boss Hein Verbruggen has strongly dismissed a report in a Dutch newspaper on Thursday that claimed he still supported dishonored cycling icon Lance Armstrong in the doping scandal.

Doping scandal: Mudgal committee clears tainted athletes

The Mukul Mudgal committee, appointed by the sports ministry in the wake of doping scandal that hit Indian athletics in July this year, has given a clean chit to the eight athletes involved, according to reports.

Dope scandal hearing adjourned for Sept 14

Six top athletes who were
involved in the recent dope scandal, including Asian Games
double gold medallist Ashwini Akkunji, today appeared before
the NADA Disciplinary Panel which adjourned the case for
September 14.

Dope scandal hearing adjourned for Sept 14

Six top athletes who were
involved in the recent dope scandal, including Asian Games
double gold medallist Ashwini Akkunji, today appeared before
the NADA Disciplinary Panel which adjourned the case for
September 14.

NADA conducts raid at SAI`s Bangalore centre

National Anti-Doping Agency conducted raids at Sports Authority of India`s centre at Bangalore and took urine samples from the campers there for testing.

NADA conducts raid at SAI`s Bangalore centre

National Anti-Doping Agency conducted raids at Sports Authority of India`s centre at Bangalore and took urine samples from the campers there for testing.

Sports ministry to bring new law on doping

Rattled by the doping scandal that has rocked Indian athletics, the Sports Ministry is planning to bring a new law to deal with the menace in the forthcoming Monsoon Session of Parliament.

Sports ministry to bring new law on doping

Rattled by the doping scandal that has rocked Indian athletics, the Sports Ministry is planning to bring a new law to deal with the menace in the forthcoming Monsoon Session of Parliament.