US sprinter Wallace Spearmon handed three-month doping ban
US sprinter Wallace Spearmon handed three-month doping ban

The United States Anti-Doping Agency has slapped American sprinter Wallace Spearmon with a three-month suspension after the US Olympian failed a drug test in July.

Coe curious about banned Gay`s ``significant assistance``

Athletics` world governing body (IAAF) wants to know what "significant assistance" Tyson Gay has provided to the American anti-doping authorities who handed him a shorter one-year ban, its vice president Sebastian Coe said on Monday.

Armstrong facing 12 million-pound bill from insurance company for `lying about doping`

Disgraced former American cyclist Lance Armstrong is reportedly facing a 12 million-pound bill for lying under oath about his use of performance-enhancing drugs when securing prize money from insurance company SCA Promotions.

Weightlifter Sarah Robles plans to compete in Rio after ban

Weightlifter Sarah Robles, who was handed a two-year drugs suspension by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), said she accepts her ban but hopes to compete in 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

Two arrested for sending death threats to Tygart during Armstrong doping investigation

Two men have been arrested for allegedly sending death threats to United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) chief Travis Tygart last year while his organisation was working to expose cyclist Lance Armstrong as a doper.

USADA gives ultimatum to Armstrong to come clean on doping

Lance Armstrong has been given time until February 6 to come completely clean about his doping activities history if he wished to negotiate a reduction on his lifetime ban.

Armstrong’s doping confessions ‘full of lies’: USADA chief Tygart

The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) chief executive, Travis Tygart has said Lance Armstrong’s doping confession in Oprah Winfrey’s chat show is full of lies, adding the American cyclist didn’t come out clean from the interview.

Nike vehemently denies involvement in Armstrong doping scandal

Sportswear Company Nike has strongly denied any involvement in the Lance Armstrong doping scandal, saying the company doesn’t condone the use of illegal performance enhancing drugs.

Lance Armstrong banned for life, stripped of Tour titles

The United States Anti-Doping Agency stripped eminent cyclist Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles on Friday after deciding he had used performance-enhancing drugs to do it.

American sprinter Rodgers banned for doping

The United States Anti-Doping Agency has announced that American sprinter Michael Rodgers was banned for nine months after failing a drug test at a track meet last year in Italy.