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FIFA World Cup: Ecuador to participate after ruling by CAS
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FIFA World Cup: Ecuador to participate after ruling by CAS

Ecuador, however, will start the campaign with 3 points penalty at the FIFA World Cup for illegally adding a Colombian national to their squad.

WADA refers Kamila Valieva doping case to CAS
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WADA refers Kamila Valieva doping case to CAS

Last month, WADA warned the Russian Anti-Doping Agency to speed up its investigation into Valieva.

Cardiff told to pay Nantes $6M for plane crash victim Emiliano Sala
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Cardiff told to pay Nantes $6M for plane crash victim Emiliano Sala

CAS threw out the appeal filed by the former English Premier League side against French club Nantes, after being ordered to pay six million euros ($6 million).

Court of Arbitration for Sport upholds bans on Russian clubs from European competitions
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Court of Arbitration for Sport upholds bans on Russian clubs from European competitions

CAS rejected appeals by four Russian clubs against their banishment by UEFA from European competitions in 2022-2023 and another by the Russian Football Federation which contested its exclusion from all competitions organised by FIFA and UEFA.

Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: Russian teenager Kamila Valieva allowed to skate again at Games
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Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: Russian teenager Kamila Valieva allowed to skate again at Games

The International Olympic Committee said that if Valieva finished in the top three, it will not hold a medal ceremony until the doping issue was resolved.

Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: CAS rules Russian skater Kamila Valieva can compete
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Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: CAS rules Russian skater Kamila Valieva can compete

The ruling only addresses whether Valieva can keep skating before her case is resolved. It doesn’t decide the fate of the one gold medal that she has already won.

US athletics coach Alberto Salazar's four-year doping ban upheld by CAS
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US athletics coach Alberto Salazar's four-year doping ban upheld by CAS

Alberto Salazar received no relief from the Court of Arbitration for Sport, which upheld his four-year ban for a series of doping-related violations that had long been pursued by American regulators.

Athletics coach Alberto Salazar loses CAS appeal against suspension, say reports
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Athletics coach Alberto Salazar loses CAS appeal against suspension, say reports

The 63-year-old former head of the now-shuttered Nike Oregon Project was suspended in 2019 for a catalogue of drugs violations.

LaLiga’s appeal against FIFA over extension of World Cup qualifiers rejected by Court of Arbitration for Sport
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LaLiga’s appeal against FIFA over extension of World Cup qualifiers rejected by Court of Arbitration for Sport

FIFA extended the international window next month to allow South American teams to play a third World Cup qualifier less than two days before domestic leagues are due to resume in Europe.

CAS rejects Uzbekistan appeal against FINA invalidation of Olympic qualifying event
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CAS rejects Uzbekistan appeal against FINA invalidation of Olympic qualifying event

The global body for water sports issued a statement to say that the appeal has been rejected by CAS.

High jumper Danil Lysenko handed retroactive six-year ban for attempting to deceive anti-doping authorities
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High jumper Danil Lysenko handed retroactive six-year ban for attempting to deceive anti-doping authorities

The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled Lysenko tampered with the anti-doping process and failed to inform anti-doping bodies of his whereabouts.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: World 400m champion Salwa Eid Naser to miss Games due to two-year doping ban
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: World 400m champion Salwa Eid Naser to miss Games due to two-year doping ban

Sport's top court upheld an appeal by World Athletics against a ruling by the federation's own disciplinary tribunal which had cleared Nigerian-born Naser of missing doping tests.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Swimmer Sun Yang to miss Games after four-year doping ban
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Swimmer Sun Yang to miss Games after four-year doping ban

Sun, who was banned for three months in 2014 for a separate doping offence, has always protested his innocence in the murky events of September 2018.

CAS to decide on Sung Yang's doping retrial by 'end of June' as Chinese swimmer’s Tokyo hopes hang by a thread
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CAS to decide on Sung Yang's doping retrial by 'end of June' as Chinese swimmer’s Tokyo hopes hang by a thread

"The date of the decision is not yet known, but it will be by the end of June at the latest," a spokesperson for the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) told AFP.

Chinese swimming star Sun Yang fights to save career at new doping hearing
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Chinese swimming star Sun Yang fights to save career at new doping hearing

The new hearing will take place by video link and is scheduled to last from Tuesday to Thursday. CAS says a decision will be announced "at a later date".

European football clubs set to lose $10.6 billion as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, claims UEFA report
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European football clubs set to lose $10.6 billion as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, claims UEFA report

As a result of slashed budgets, transfer spending by European clubs in last year's summer window plummeted by 39 percent.

Euro 2020: Teams hit by coronavirus to get 48-hour window to get replacements, announces UEFA
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Euro 2020: Teams hit by coronavirus to get 48-hour window to get replacements, announces UEFA

Euro 2020 is scheduled to play 51 games in 31 days with few days available as back-ups. Matches will be played on schedule if each team has at least 13 players, including one goalkeeper, available for selection.

International Judo Federation hands Iran four-year ban over anti-Israel policy
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International Judo Federation hands Iran four-year ban over anti-Israel policy

The International Judo Federation imposed a four-year ban after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ordered a disciplinary review last month which said a previous indefinite ban was not allowed.

Europa League: Slavia Prague's Ondrej Kudela banned for 10 games for racial abuse
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Europa League: Slavia Prague's Ondrej Kudela banned for 10 games for racial abuse

Kudela is set to miss the rest of Slavia’s Europa League campaign and the Czech Republic’s games at the European Championship.

Russian Olympic champions Natalya Antyukh, Andrey Silnov receive four-year bans for doping, says CAS
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Russian Olympic champions Natalya Antyukh, Andrey Silnov receive four-year bans for doping, says CAS

Antyukh and Silnov were both charged last year with anti-doping violations stemming from the report commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency that alleged a system of state-sponsored doping had existed in Russia.