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WADA could lift Russia anti-doping suspension later this year

WADA could lift Russia anti-doping suspension later this year

The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) has been suspended since 2015 in the wake of the report by Richard McLaren which uncovered widespread doping in Russian sport.

National Anti-Doping Agency announces setting up of Athlete Passport Management Unit

National Anti-Doping Agency announces setting up of Athlete Passport Management Unit

There are only 11 APMUs recognised by the WADA all over the world while India does not have one till now.

Maria Sharapova's sponsor backs French Open snub, blames WADA

Maria Sharapova's sponsor backs French Open snub, blames WADA

Sharapova secured a spot in the qualifying draw for Wimbledon by meeting ranking criteria but will find out if she receives a wildcard for the main draw on June 20.

Appeal on length of Andre Russell's doping ban dropped by locals

Appeal on length of Andre Russell's doping ban dropped by locals

The 29-year-old Russell was given a one-year ban on Jan. 31 after he failed to file the necessary paperwork on his availability for drug testing three times in 2015.

It is sad that India is world number three in doping, laments boxing legend Mary Kom

It is sad that India is world number three in doping, laments boxing legend Mary Kom

India were ranked third for the third year in a row in a doping violation report published by World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) for 2015 with 117 athletes from the country being punished after testing positive for banned substances.

Afghan cricketer Mohammad Shahzad charged with breaching ICC Anti-Doping Code

Afghan cricketer Mohammad Shahzad charged with breaching ICC Anti-Doping Code

Within five days from the date of the notice of the charge, Shahzad has the right to request that his B sample is analysed.

Russian athletes top 2015 doping offences, India ranked third: WADA report

Russian athletes top 2015 doping offences, India ranked third: WADA report

Italy was next on the list with 129 cases while India was third with 117

IOC member compares Russia drugs ban to Holocaust

IOC member compares Russia drugs ban to Holocaust

Concerns have been growing that Russia is yet to clean up its act after a report commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) uncovered systematic, state-sponsored doping, notably at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

WADA calls for police protection for doping whistleblowers

WADA calls for police protection for doping whistleblowers

WADA and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) are under pressure to stamp down on drug cheats 

Russia banned from London World Athletics Championships: IAAF

Russia banned from London World Athletics Championships: IAAF

The ban had already been extended in March and then June 2016, preventing Russia`s athletes from competing at the Rio Olympics.

Blood testing to start at ICC Champions Trophy in anti-doping drive: Report

Blood testing to start at ICC Champions Trophy in anti-doping drive: Report

The samples taken during the tournament will be preserved for 10 years and fresh samples will be collected once every six months.

West Indies' all-rounder Andre Russell handed one-year ban for doping breach

West Indies' all-rounder Andre Russell handed one-year ban for doping breach

Under WADA`s whereabouts rules, elite athletes must supply details of where they will be for one hour each day to facilitate drug tests.

Dope-tainted Narsingh Yadav records statement before CBI, alleges conspiracy against him

Dope-tainted Narsingh Yadav records statement before CBI, alleges conspiracy against him

Narsingh had submitted that the doping offence was due to sabotage carried out by Jithesh (a junior wrestler and a member of Sushil Kumar's entourage) by mixing his energy drinks with prohibited substance on either June 23 or 24.

Doping charges: Three Chinese weightlifters stripped of 2008 Olympic gold by IOC

Doping charges: Three Chinese weightlifters stripped of 2008 Olympic gold by IOC

The Chinese trio, all aged between 31 and 34, tested positive for the banned GHRP-2, a human growth hormone.

Russian officials acknowledge doping `conspiracy`: Report

Russian officials acknowledge doping `conspiracy`: Report

McLaren, in his report in July, detailed an elaborate scheme to manipulate drug tests at the 2014 Sochi Games and saying it involved the Russian sports ministry FSB security service.

Russian athletics coach Vladimir Mokhnev banned for 10 years

Russian athletics coach Vladimir Mokhnev banned for 10 years

Mokhnev was found to have violated the IAAF rules relating to possession, trafficking and administration of banned substances and/or methods.

FIFA boss Gianni Infantino opposes boycotting 2018 World Cup in Russia

FIFA boss Gianni Infantino opposes boycotting 2018 World Cup in Russia

Infantino added that FIFA will carry out anti-doping tests for the World Cup in Russia and not Russian authorities.

Sakshi Malik emerges like a new star in wrestling after controversial 2016 scandals

Sakshi Malik emerges like a new star in wrestling after controversial 2016 scandals

Sakshi become the first woman wrestler from India to bag an Olympic medal, she was the first medallist at Rio olympic.

Doping scheme may have touched all Russian athletes: WADA

Doping scheme may have touched all Russian athletes: WADA

The report said that among the findings four Sochi gold medallists had samples with physiologically impossible salt readings, while 12 Russian Sochi medallists had evidence of tampering with the bottles containing their urine samples.

CBI finally registers case in wrestler Narsingh Yadav's doping scandal

CBI finally registers case in wrestler Narsingh Yadav's doping scandal

The wrestler was tested positive for banned substance for about 20 days ahead of the start of the Olympic Games.