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Sports Ministry asks NADA to conduct dope test on cricketers

Sports Ministry asks NADA to conduct dope test on cricketers

In a pathbreaking move, the Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore-led Sports Ministry has directed the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) to conduct dope test on cricketers during domestic and international tournaments held in India.

Oct 29, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Indian weightlifter Sushila Panwar fails dope test

Indian weightlifter Sushila Panwar fails dope test

Panwar, who hails from Uttar Pradesh, came to the limelight when she bagged a gold medal in the +75kg category at the 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati last year.

Apr 28, 2017, 20:00 PM IST
Indian goalie Subrata Paul in dope net; hints cough, cold medicine could be the reason

Indian goalie Subrata Paul in dope net; hints cough, cold medicine could be the reason

The 30-year-old Paul returned positive for terbutaline in the tests conducted by National Anti-Doping Agency on his urine sample taken on March 18 during national camp in Mumbai.

Apr 25, 2017, 22:26 PM IST
IOC strip Jamaica of 2008 Beijing Olympics 4x100m relay gold; no triple treble for Usain Bolt

IOC strip Jamaica of 2008 Beijing Olympics 4x100m relay gold; no triple treble for Usain Bolt

Bolt, regarded as the fastest man alive, completed the triple treble (100m, 200m and 4x100m) last August at the Rio Olympics.

Jan 25, 2017, 20:41 PM IST
Sprinter Dharambir Singh slapped a massive eight-year ban for failing dope test

Sprinter Dharambir Singh slapped a massive eight-year ban for failing dope test

The 27-year-old Haryana-lad was earlier stripped of his gold medal won in 100m race during the National Inter-State Championships in 2012.

Nov 17, 2016, 21:04 PM IST

Top wrestler Narsingh fails dope test, may miss Olympics

Top wrestler Narsingh fails dope test, may miss Olympics

Jul 25, 2016, 11:25 AM IST

Seven lakh applicants for Punjab Police to face dope test

The Punjab government will get dope testing done on around seven lakh youth who have applied for hundreds of posts of constables in the Punjab Police, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said on Sunday.

Jul 24, 2016, 21:33 PM IST
Narsingh Yadav cries foul after dope test shock, says truth will come out

Narsingh Yadav cries foul after dope test shock, says truth will come out

Narsingh had won a lengthy legal battle over two-time Olympics medallist Sushil Kumar, who also staked his claim to represent the country in 74kg freestyle at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Jul 24, 2016, 17:16 PM IST
Huge blow to India: Medal hope Babita Kumari likely to miss 2016 Rio Olympics

Huge blow to India: Medal hope Babita Kumari likely to miss 2016 Rio Olympics

Babita qualified for Rio Games after Mongolian wrestler Sumiya Erdenechimeg failed a dope test in the Asian qualifiers in March.

Jul 09, 2016, 18:41 PM IST
Seema Punia claims dope test but NADA has no clue

Seema Punia claims dope test but NADA has no clue

Seema is among 42 athletes shortlisted by NADA for its registered testing pool.

Jul 01, 2016, 19:20 PM IST
Football legend Zidane vehemently defends under fire Nadal

Football legend Zidane vehemently defends under fire Nadal

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has launched a staunch personal defence of Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal after the 14-time Grand Slam champion was accused by a former French sports minister of covering up a failed drugs test.

Mar 13, 2016, 01:58 AM IST

DNA: Tennis star Maria Sharapova's career a lesson for all sports professionals

Watch this special segment and find out how a tennis player Maria Sharapova dramatically ended her career because she failed in dope test?

Mar 10, 2016, 08:11 AM IST
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.

Apr 24, 2015, 13:39 PM IST
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.

Apr 18, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

Indian women athletes test positive for drugs

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

Mar 23, 2015, 12:24 PM IST

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.

Jan 27, 2015, 02:42 AM IST
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.

Sep 03, 2014, 10:23 AM IST

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.

Aug 14, 2014, 18:26 PM IST

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.

Apr 11, 2014, 08:56 AM IST

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.

Mar 21, 2014, 08:30 AM IST