France stripped of Olympic equestrian's team eventing berth

France stripped of Olympic equestrian's team eventing berth

The French eventing team has been stripped of the 2016 Olympics qualification spot after a positive dope test at last summer's World Equestrian Games, the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) Tribunal said.

Suspended Lee Chong Wei eyes SEA Games spot

Suspended Lee Chong Wei eyes SEA Games spot

Former Badminton world number one Lee Chong Wei is confident he will be cleared from a failed dope test and will find a place in the Malaysian squad for the Southeast Asian Games in June.

Indian women athletes test positive for drugs

Indian women athletes, including Melbourne Commonwealth Games gold medalist Geeta Rani have tested positive for drugs.

South Korea Olympic star Park fails drug test

South Korea`s four-time Olympic swimming medallist Park Tae-hwan has failed a dope test, local media reported on Monday.

No positive dope tests on 2014 Tour de France

No positive dope tests on 2014 Tour de France

There were no positive dope tests at this year`s Tour de France, world cycling`s governing body the UCI announced on Tuesday.

Punjab makes dope test mandatory for government jobs

To curb incidence of people addicted to drugs joining state government service, the Punjab government Thursday announced that dope testing will be mandatory for recruitment to all departments under it.

Asafa Powell fails drug test, banned for 18 months

Jamaica’s former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell has been slapped an 18-month ban for failing a dope test.

Delhi HC allows weightlifter Monika Devi to participate in championship

The Delhi High Court Thursday allowed woman weightlifter L. Monika Devi to participate in Nation Senior Women Weightlifting Championship 2014, scheduled to be held in Nagpur from March 28.

Swedish ice hockey player Backstrom fails dope test: Source

Sweden`s Nicklas Backstrom missed Sunday`s Olympic ice hockey final at the Sochi Winter Games after testing positive for a banned substance.

NADA Appeals Panel re-instates wrestlers Tomar, Khatri

Wrestlers Rajeev Tomar and Mausam Khatri`s two-year suspension imposed by the National Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel (NADP) for flunking a dope Test just before the 2010 Commonwealth Games has been revoked nine months before the end of the term by the appellate body of the NADA.

Dope test of Punjab politicians!

Should politicians be put under the scanner of dope test? The issue has been raised by the former Director General of Prisons, Shashikant.

FIFA revokes Bulgaria player suspension

FIFA revoked the provisional suspension of Bulgarian international Yordan Minev on Thursday only hours after announcing the defender failed a dope test at a World Cup qualifier away to Malta this month.

No dope testing mechanism for Subroto Cup

The Indian Air Force (IAF) confirmed on Tuesday that they have no mechanism in place for dope testing in the Subroto Cup school football tournament.

Renjith Maheswary may get reprieve

Going by circumstantial evidence, triple jumper Renjith Maheshwari, who reportedly failed a dope test in 2008, may get a reprieve paving the way for his getting the Arjuna Award.

Sprint stars Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell fail drug tests

Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell, two of the four fastest men in history, sent shockwaves through the blue riband 100m when both men failed drug tests.

Former Barcelona star Deco fails doping test

Former Barcelona and Chelsea star Deco has failed a doping test, it emerged on Tuesday.

I have not consumed any prohibited substance: Rehman

Pakistan left-arm spinner Abdul Rehman, who is facing a two-year ban after testing positive in England, today claimed that he has not consumed any prohibited medicines or substances which could lead to his sanctioning.

London Olympics: Belarusian Shot Putter stripped of gold medal, dope test positive

Women’s shot put gold medallist at the London Olympics 2012, Nadzeya Ostapchuk has been stripped of her title after being tested positive in a doping test, the IOC announced on Monday.

Dope tests for Nadal, Ferrer in middle of doubles

Spanish stars Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer were forced to undergo doping tests on Saturday right in the middle of the Davis Cup final doubles clash that they were watching from the sidelines.

USA players refuse to give samples for dope test

Players from United States on Monday refused to give samples for the dope test during World Cup Kabbadi-2011 matches held here.