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'Happy to be tested anytime,' says Mo Farah amid claims USADA wants his drug test samples

The move comes on the back of a report by American testers, that was leaked in which it was said that Salazar had used the chemical L-Carnitine on his athletes.

Mar 05, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

WWE star Brock Lesnar banned from UFC for doping violation

The suspension started on July 15, six days after the Canadian native competed in UFC 200, beating Mark Hunt in his first appearance in the octagon since December 2011.

Jan 05, 2017, 10:39 AM IST

WWE legend Brock Lesnar suspended for one year for failing drug test — VIDEOS INSIDE!

It was his return bout after a five-year absence in UFC, and has since got back to WWE. He famously took on Bill Goldberg on November 20.

Dec 16, 2016, 17:35 PM IST

Truth out about Floyd Mayweather, says Manny Pacquiao

Philippine boxer Manny Pacquiao declared he was vindicated over previous drugs allegations from Floyd Mayweather after his American rival was accused of violating anti-doping rules before their mega-fight.

Sep 11, 2015, 11:44 AM IST

US rider Tom Danielson suspended after positive test

US rider Tom Danielson has been suspended by Cannondale-Garmin after a positive test for synthetic testosterone, the American team confirmed on Monday.

Aug 04, 2015, 09:25 AM IST

American Danielson fails doping test

American Tom Danielson has revealed he failed a doping test for synthetic testosterone but the Cannondale-Garmin rider denies taking a banned substance.

Aug 03, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

Mo Farah questioned for 5 hours for doping

Double Olympic champion Mo Farah was questioned by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as part of an investigation into claims that his coach Alberto Salazar breached anti-doping rules.

Jul 26, 2015, 19:48 PM IST

Mo Farah to continue working with coach Alberto Salazar

Britain`s double Olympic champion Mo Farah has said he will continue to work with coach Alberto Salazar who is being investigated by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).

Jun 26, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Athletics, cycling back on the defensive

The spectre of doping was again looming over athletics and cycling on Thursday with a top running coach, a world champion steeplechaser from Spain and a Tour de France-winning cyclist on the defensive.

Jun 26, 2015, 00:50 AM IST

Mo Farah`s coach Alberto Salazar accused of doping

Leading American coach Alberto Salazar has encouraged athletes in his care to take banned substances, a documentary screened by the BBC on Wednesday claims.

Jun 04, 2015, 10:54 AM IST

Andy Murray lets out his feelings on Wayne Odesnik's 15-year tennis ban

British tennis sensation Andy Murray let his feelings out after American player Wayne Odesnik was banned for 15 years after a second doping violation, by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Wednesday.

Mar 18, 2015, 23:44 PM IST

Pacquiao-Mayweather agree to drug testing

Boxing superstars Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have agreed to undergo Olympic-style random drug testing prior to their May 2 mega-fight in Las Vegas.

Mar 14, 2015, 00:35 AM IST

USADA chief rejects Lance Armstrong witch-hunt claim

 The US anti-doping chief Wednesday dismissed accusations of a "witch hunt" against Lance Armstrong and said he was delighted with reforms aimed at cleaning up cycling.

Feb 11, 2015, 12:53 PM IST

USADA chief rejects Lance Armstrong `witch-hunt` claim

The US anti-doping chief Wednesday dismissed accusations of a "witch hunt" against Lance Armstrong and said he was delighted with reforms aimed at cleaning up cycling.

Feb 11, 2015, 12:44 PM IST

Lance Armstrong made ''a scapegoat'' by USADA, says Pat McQuaid

Banned cyclist Lance Armstrong was the victim of "a witch hunt" and made a scapegoat by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), says former International Cycling Union (UCI) president Pat McQ

Jan 28, 2015, 06:46 AM IST

Tyson Gay's former coach suspended for eight years

American sprinter Tyson Gay`s former coach has been suspended for eight years for doping violations, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said on Wednesday.

Dec 18, 2014, 04:37 AM IST

Lance Armstrong barred from Greenville ride

Disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong has been barred from taking part in a cycling event with ex-US Postal Service teammates as part of his lifetime ban for using performance-enhancing drugs.

Oct 25, 2014, 12:12 PM IST

Golf players to be schooled on Olympic Games' anti-doping policy

Golfers who are policed by an anti-doping code on the PGA Tour that is viewed by critics as too opaque will have to adapt to a much more transparent programme if they qualify to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games.

Sep 25, 2014, 11:59 AM IST

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.

Sep 20, 2014, 10:26 AM IST

Banned U.S. sprinter Gay to make return in 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.

Jun 03, 2014, 09:12 AM IST