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Jan 15, 2019
Former British Cycling, Team Sky doctor Richard Freeman charged with ordering testosterone for an athleteFreeman, who was at the centre of the 'jiffy bag saga' which rocked British Cycling, was charged following an investigation by the General Medical Council.
Jan 08, 2019
Three-person WADA team to return to Russia to obtain laboratory doping test data from RUSADA labWADA will consider its next step in the long-running saga at a January meeting of its compliance committee, but athletes want Russia found in non-compliance.
Dec 29, 2018
China to slap dope cheats with criminal punishments and jail terms from next year, reports state mediaDoping scandals have riddled China's international sporting record in the past decade, with some athletes stripped of Olympic gold medals.
Dec 28, 2018
Russian Anti-Doping Agency chief Yury Ganus asks President Vladimir Putin to give WADA access to Moscow laboratoryIn September, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) lifted a ban on RUSADA, paving the way for Russian athletes to return to competition across all sports.
Dec 23, 2018
Russian doping scandal whistleblower's attorney says WADA will lose integrity if RUSADA is not bannedWADA gave the Russians a conditional release from the ban in September but one of the requirements was full access to data at the Moscow lab but that did not happen.
Dec 13, 2018
WADA completes audit of Russian Anti-Doping Agency, still to get access to old Moscow laboratoryWADA director general Olivier Niggli described the audit as an important step along the way to RUSADA again becoming a fully trusted anti-doping partner.
Dec 07, 2018
Russian Olympic Committee appeals local court doping decision allowing bobsledder Alexander Zubkov to keep medalsThe Russian Olympic Committee appealed on Thursday against a Moscow court ruling that refused to recognise bobsledder Alexander Zubkov’s Olympic ban, saying it could cast doubt on Russia’s desire to fight against doping.
Dec 04, 2018
World Anti-Doping Agency experts to return to Moscow to conduct audit of RUSADA as part of reinstatement procedureAfter a long stalemate, WADA reversed the steps and declared Russia compliant in September. The body has been widely criticised for the decision but says it will impose fresh sanctions if RUSADA does not allow raw data to be recovered from its lab.
Nov 27, 2018
Nirmala Sheoran, five others fail dope test; AFI President says she was kept out of Asiad relay events due to doubtsNirmala Sheoran, who came fourth in the women's 400m event of the Jakarta Asian Games earlier this year, has been provisionally suspended after tests conducted in the WADA's Montreal laboratory.
Nov 24, 2018
LaLiga: Real Madrid deny claims Sergio Ramos breached anti-doping regulations on night of 2017 Champions League finalDexamethasone, the substance Sergio Ramos is alleged to have taken, is a glucocorticoid which can have anti-inflammatory effects and increase concentration.