Yasir Shah: Pakistan spinner pleaded guilty for failed dope test, receives three month ban from ICC

Yasir Shah: Pakistan spinner pleaded guilty for failed dope test, receives three month ban from ICC

He reportedly had mistakenly taken his wife's blood pressure medication that was identical in appearance to his own but which contained the prohibited substance chlortalidone.

Yelena Isinbayeva's anticipated return on hold due to leg injury

Yelena Isinbayeva's anticipated return on hold due to leg injury

Two-time Olympic champion took a break after winning the 2013 world championships.

More money needed to fight cheats, says WADA chief Craig​ Reedie

More money needed to fight cheats, says WADA chief Craig​ Reedie

Lack of money could equally prove a handicap for a proposed independent testing authority, says Reedie.

Embattled Sebastian Coe 'not in denial' of challenge facing IAAF

Embattled Sebastian Coe 'not in denial' of challenge facing IAAF

Coe served eight years as a vice-president under Lamine Diack​.

Usain Bolt shocked by scandal-hit IAAF, against resetting athletics world records

Usain Bolt shocked by scandal-hit IAAF, against resetting athletics world records

IAAF have failed their athletes, says Usain Bolt.

Corruption `embedded` in world athletics: WADA

Corruption `embedded` in world athletics: WADA

Former leader Lamine Diack faces criminal charges in France over allegations that he took more than one million euros ($1.1 million) in bribes from Russian athletes and officials to cover up failed drug tests.

Former IAAF president Lamine Diack​ organised conspiracy, corruption, says WADA commission report

Former IAAF president Lamine Diack​ organised conspiracy, corruption, says WADA commission report

Pound`s report added to a rapidly growing scandal involving organised doping and its concealment that has rocked world athletics.

There was no IAAF cover-up on positive drug tests by Russian athletes: Sebastian Coe

There was no IAAF cover-up on positive drug tests by Russian athletes: Sebastian Coe

Claims have emerged that the IAAF was aware of illegal and dangerous levels of doping in Russian athletics as far back as 2009.

Life bans for former IAAF officials for alleged doping cover-ups

Life bans for former IAAF officials for alleged doping cover-ups

In a landmark step, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) on Thursday handed bans to four individuals, including life ban to the son of former president Lamine Diack, for their alleged roles in doping cover-ups.

New IAAF road map includes doubling anti-doping budget

New IAAF road map includes doubling anti-doping budget

The aim of the plan, according to the IAAF, is to make the governing body "an accountable, responsible and responsive organisation".

IOC wants out-of-competition tests for Russians, Kenyans

IOC wants out-of-competition tests for Russians, Kenyans

Kenya, facing scrutiny from anti-doping officials and criticism that it is not doing enough to tackle the problem.

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.

Italy athletics chiefs say doping scandal is procedural mix up

Italy athletics chiefs say doping scandal is procedural mix up

On Wednesday, NADO called for two-year bans for 26 athletes, including many champions of the last 10 years.

No regrets on exposing Russia doping: Whistleblowers

No regrets on exposing Russia doping: Whistleblowers

Yulia Stepanova and her husband Vitaly secretly recorded Russian coaches and athletes describing how they used performance-enhancing drugs.
 

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.

Russian athletics federation accepts IAAF ban

Russian athletics federation accepts IAAF ban

Russian athletics federation has accepted the blanket ban from international competition imposed by IAAF.

Russia doping ban is unfair on clean athletes: Kenenisa Bekele

Russia doping ban is unfair on clean athletes: Kenenisa Bekele

Kenenisa Bekele feels many clean athletes' career will get damaged by the ban.

Kenyan athletes protest against doping, graft in national body

Kenyan athletes protest against doping, graft in national body

The sit-in comes just days after Athletics Kenya (AK) top officials were accused of abetting doping.

Russia to hold talks with WADA this week

Russia to hold talks with WADA this week

Russia's sports minister said on Monday he would meet with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in Frankfurt this week to discuss a roadmap to revamp the country's scandal-ridden anti-doping system.

Russian anti-doping agency suspended for non-compliance

Russian anti-doping agency suspended for non-compliance

A WADA disciplinary committee was appointed to look at a the possible longer suspension or recertification.