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WADA report: IAAF doping scandal is just another case of a sporting body's failure to act with transparency

Jan 17, 2016

WADA report: IAAF doping scandal is just another case of a sporting body's failure to act with transparency

The IAAF scandal is just the latest in a long list of corruption or doping scandals that has rocked sports around the world just this century. #BCCI #InMyOpinion #Doping #IAAF #WADA #Lodha Committee #World Anti-Drug Agency #International Association of Athletic Federations
Australia backs IAAF president Sebastian Coe to clean up sport after damning WADA report

Jan 15, 2016

Australia backs IAAF president Sebastian Coe to clean up sport after damning WADA report

Australian athletics chiefs Friday backed Sebastian Coe to clean up the sport, which it said had been massively compromised by doping scandals with the trust and confidence of all stakeholders "exploited". #Corruption #Doping #Athletics #Sebastian Coe #SportsTracker #World Anti-Doping Agency #IAAF #WADA #Dick Pound
Embattled IAAF president Sebastian Coe faces next test as WADA unveil second corruption report

Jan 14, 2016

Embattled IAAF president Sebastian Coe faces next test as WADA unveil second corruption report

Embattled IAAF president Sebastian Coe faces the next test of his troubled reign with publication on Thursday of what is expected to be an explosive report targeting corrupt "scumbags" and a leaked blood database. #Corruption #Russia #Doping #Athletics #Sebastian Coe #Kenya #World Anti-Doping Agency #IAAF #WADA #International Association of Athletics Federations
More shocking than Fifa: IAAF set for explosive WADA report into corruption, doping

Jan 13, 2016

More shocking than Fifa: IAAF set for explosive WADA report into corruption, doping

The scandal gripping athletics promises to worsen with publication on Thursday of a second explosive report targeting corrupt "scumbags" and a leaked blood database that could have worldwide ramifications for track and field. #Corruption #Russia #Doping #Athletics #Sebastian Coe #Kenya #World Anti-Doping Agency #IAAF #WADA #International Association of Athletics Federations
A tale of resilience: The inspiring story of para athlete Manasi joshi

Dec 10, 2015

A tale of resilience: The inspiring story of para athlete Manasi joshi

The Facebook post published just 20 hours ago, has now amassed more than 73,000 likes and has gotten more than 13,000 shares. #Badminton #NewsTracker #Social #Shareworthy #Humans of Bombay #Manasi Joshi #Para athlete #Viral post
India launch bid to host 2016 IAAF World Junior Athletics

Dec 10, 2015

India launch bid to host 2016 IAAF World Junior Athletics

India has launched its bid to host the 2016 edition of IAAF World Junior (Under-20 boys and girls) Athletics Championships after the event was stripped off from Russia in the wake of the doping scandal which recently hit that country. #SportsTracker #AFI #Sports #IAAF World Junior Athletics Championships #Indiam Athletics
PT Usha writes to PM Modi protesting SGFI's decision to segregate events based on gender

Nov 24, 2015

PT Usha writes to PM Modi protesting SGFI's decision to segregate events based on gender

Track legend PT Usha has shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi protesting against the decision of School Games Federation of India to organise the athletic events for boys and girls separately. #Athletics #SportsTracker #Gender discrimination #PT Usha #1988 Olympic Games #PM Narendra Modi #Sports #India #School Games Federation of India
Athletics: President Vladimir Putin orders action on Russia doping scandal

Nov 12, 2015

Athletics: President Vladimir Putin orders action on Russia doping scandal

President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that Russia must "do everything" to eradicate doping, ordering an inquiry into allegations of major drug abuse in athletics days before the country risks being barred from next year's Olympics. #NewsTracker #Russia #Doping #Athletics #Vladimir Putin #WADA #Sports