New Delhi: Indian weightlifters and doping have finally parted ways, feels a relieved women`s team coach Hansa Sharma, who was at the background as the country`s lifters bagged as many as 12
Glasgow: The Commonwealth Games were rocked by a first doping case on Tuesday on a day when Australia stayed on course to sweep all six gold medals on offer in the relays on the final day of
Kingston: Usain Bolt believes anti-doping officials have sent a "bad message to the sport", after American sprinter Tyson Gay received only a one-year ban following a positive test for an anabolic
Gstaad: Viktor Troicki will make his return to tennis when his controversial one-year doping ban ends on Monday, with the Serb playing on a late wild card entry at the Swiss Open in Gstaad.
Vienna: Former Olympic champion Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle has been handed a two-year ban for doping at the Sochi Olympic Games in February.
The International Biathlon Union (IBU) said Wednesday the
Washington: Lance Armstrong has revealed that he plays golf these days after his doping scandal surfaced in 2012.
During an interview with Esquire, the 42-year-old American former professional
Lausanne: Former world sprint champion Tyson Gay will return from a one-year doping suspension at next month`s Lausanne Diamond League meeting, organisers said on Monday.
The U.S. record holder,
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New Delhi: Two-time UEFA Champions League winner, Deco has been cleared of doping charges because of faulty testing by a Rio de Janeiro laboratory.
The Brazilian-born former
Lausanne, Switzerland: Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova, who won a bronze medal at the London Olympics, has been banned for 16 months by the sport`s governing body FINA for a doping offence.
London: The six-year ban on Jamaican runner Dominique Blake for a second doping offence has reportedly been cut to four-and-a-half years on appeal.
The 400-metre runner, who tested positive for
London: Scottish swimming star Michael Jamieson has said that American sprinter Tyson Gay has received a light punishment over his failed drug test.
The former world 100m champion received a one-
Lausanne: A Latvian ice hockey player has been banned for 18 months for failing a doping control during the 2014 Winter Olympics, the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) said Tuesday.
Geneva: Latvian ice hockey player Ralfs Freibergs became the eighth athlete and third hockey player to fail the Sochi Olympics dope tests.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced
Washington: Lance Armstrong, in a rare interview, says he still considers himself a Tour de France champion despite his spectacular fall from grace for using performance-enhancing drugs.
London: The former cycling manager of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has reportedly been handed a ten-year ban for his involvement in doping.
The American cycling legend was stripped of his
New York: Nick Calathes, a Greek rookie backup guard for the Memphis Grizzlies, was suspended 20 games without pay Friday by the NBA for a doping violation, the league announced.
Kingston: The Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) has admitted to procedural breaches during its collecting of a sample from two-time 200 metres Olympic champion Veronica Campbell-Brown in 2013
Kuala Lumpur: The Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Tuesday it had lifted a one-year ban imposed on Korean players Lee Yong-Dae and Kim Ki-Jung for missing doping tests, citing "new
Jamaica: Athens Olympics relay champion Sherone Simpson has been suspended for 18 months after testing positive for the banned stimulant oxilofrine during last June`s Jamaican trials.
Kingston: Jamaica`s 2008 Olympic women`s 100 metres silver medallist Sherone Simpson received an 18-month suspension for doping from the Jamaica Anti-Doping (JADCO) Disciplinary Panel on Tuesday
Wellington: Olympic shotput champion Valerie Adams had expected her former rival Nadzeya Ostapchuk to get a life ban for doping offences that saw her stripped of the London Olympics and 2005 world
Kuala Lumpur: Badminton`s world governing body said Friday it has fined the Badminton Korea Association $40,000 for negligence after two players were banned for missing doping tests.
Johannesburg: The chief executive of United States Anti-Doping Agency ( USADA) has said that Jamaican sprinting star Usain Bolt is suffering from his country`s much-criticised drugs policy.
London: The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) is reportedly prepared to reveal the list of the 37 `edited` names included in its investigation of tarnished cyc list Lance Armstrong to the
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai