World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)

Yogeshwar’s London Olympic bronze may be upgraded to silver

Yogeshwar’s London Olympic bronze may be upgraded to silver

New Delhi: Star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt‘s bronze medal from the 2012 London Olympics could be upgraded to silver after runner-up Besik Ku...Read More

CAS rules Narsingh intentionally took substance in tablet form

CAS rules Narsingh intentionally took substance in tablet form

New Delhi: While handing down a four-year ban on Narsingh Yadav, the Court of Arbitration for Sports has ruled that the wrestler failed t...Read More

We couldn’t convince CAS on conspiracy, sabotage: WFI chief

We couldn’t convince CAS on conspiracy, sabotage: WFI chief

Rio de Janeiro: Wrestling Federation of India today conceded that it was not being able to convince the Court of Arbitration for Sports’ ...Read More

Narsingh devastated at CAS verdict, says will prove innocence

Narsingh devastated at CAS verdict, says will prove innocence

Rio de Janeiro: His dream of representing the country in Rio Olympics shattered after a verdict of the CAS, a devastated Narsingh Yadav t...Read More

Sindhu bids for second medal for India after Sakshi shows way

Sindhu bids for second medal for India after Sakshi shows way

Rio de Janeiro: A day after unheralded grappler Sakshi Malik opened India’s medal count with a dramatic bronze-winning effort, shuttler P...Read More

Isinbayeva claims discrimination by Olympic Officials

Isinbayeva claims discrimination by Olympic Officials

Moscow: Russia’s two-time Olympic pole-vaulting champion Elena Isinbayeva has claimed that she will not give up training as long as there...Read More

100 samples from 2008, 2012 Olympics tested positive after reanalysis

100 samples from 2008, 2012 Olympics tested positive after reanalysis

Rio de Janerio: About 100 doping samples collected at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and 2012 London tested positive for performance-enhancing...Read More

31st Olympic Games set to open under shadow of doping scandal

31st Olympic Games set to open under shadow of doping scandal

Rio de Janeiro: Brazil did its best to roll out the red carpet for athletes, officials and visitors from over 200 countries for the 31st ...Read More

Report on Narsingh Yadav’s doping row to come in 2 days: Govt

Report on Narsingh Yadav’s doping row to come in 2 days: Govt

New Delhi: The final report of the panel probing wrestler Narsingh Yadav’s doping controversy will come in the next two days till when he...Read More

New Russian anti-doping body to include IOC, WADA, sports, media reps

New Russian anti-doping body to include IOC, WADA, sports, media reps

Moscow: The new Russian anti-doping commission will include members of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the World Anti-Doping A...Read More

Sharapova out of Rio as CAS delays doping decision

Sharapova out of Rio as CAS delays doping decision

Lausanne: The Court of Arbitration for Sport said today it has put back its ruling on the two-year doping ban for Maria Sharapova for two...Read More

WADA chief ready for ‘precedent-setting’ action

WADA chief ready for ‘precedent-setting’ action

London: Craig Reedie, the head of the World Anti-Doping Agency, indicated tonay he would be prepared to back “precedent-setting action” a...Read More

 23 athletes test positive in London 2012 sample re-analysis

23 athletes test positive in London 2012 sample re-analysis

Lausanne (Switzerland): Twenty three athletes at the London 2012 Olympic Games returned with positive doping tests after samples were re-...Read More

 Meldonium should be excluded from WADA list in 2017: Manufacturer

Meldonium should be excluded from WADA list in 2017: Manufacturer

Moscow: Latvian pharmaceutical company Grindex, manufacturer of banned drug Meldonium, seeks the exclusion of the substance from the Worl...Read More

 WADA recommendations to be considered in Sharapova doping case: ITF

WADA recommendations to be considered in Sharapova doping case: ITF

London: Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova’s doping case will be considered by a tribunal with the account of recently announced thaw of...Read More

Tag Heuer not to renew contract with dope tainted Sharapova

Tag Heuer not to renew contract with dope tainted Sharapova

Geneva: Swiss watchmaker TAG Heuer said on Tuesday it won’t renew its association with Maria Sharapova, after the Russian tennis star sai...Read More

Nike suspends ties with Sharapova after failed doping test

Nike suspends ties with Sharapova after failed doping test

New York: Global sports apparel giants Nike has suspended ties with Maria Sharapova after the Russian tennis star failed a drug test at t...Read More

Time running out for Russia, athletics boss says

Time running out for Russia, athletics boss says

Moscow: The newly-elected boss of Russia’s athletics federation today admitted that it will be tough to end a ban imposed on the country’...Read More

Coe faces next test as WADA unveil second corruption report

Coe faces next test as WADA unveil second corruption report

Paris: Embattled IAAF president Sebastian Coe faces the next test of his troubled reign with publication today of what is expected to be ...Read More

Russian Anti-Doping Agency’s rights partly restored: sports minister

Russian Anti-Doping Agency’s rights partly restored: sports minister

Moscow: The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) had been partly restored in its rights, Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has said. “The proce...Read More

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