Peru swimmer Mauricio Fiol withdraws from Pan Am Games after failed doping test

For the second successive Pan Am Games, Fiol has been caught up in doping controversy as four years ago he lost the silver medal he won in the 200 metres butterfly race after testing positive for the anabolic steroid stanozolol

Aug 03, 2019, 09:56 AM IST

Italy athletics chiefs say doping scandal is procedural mix up

On Wednesday, NADO called for two-year bans for 26 athletes, including many champions of the last 10 years.

Dec 03, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

Italian anti-doping body calls for bans on 26 athletes

The accusations followed a police investigation in Trento, in northern Italy.

Dec 03, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

India third in global doping report for 2013 by WADA

India may be considered a sporting minnow but in terms of doping by its athletes, it has been ranked third behind Russia and Turkey in a World Anti-Doping Agency Report for 2013 with as many as 91 from the country testing positive for banned substances in that year.

Jun 18, 2015, 17:05 PM IST