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Doping charges against Bahraini 400m world champion Salwa Eid Naser dismissed due to technicality
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Doping charges against Bahraini 400m world champion Salwa Eid Naser dismissed due to technicality

Naser stunned athletics in Doha last year when she powered to the third-fastest 400m time in history to win the world title.

IOC says it's 'very worried' by IWF interim president Ursula Garza Papandrea's sudden ouster
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IOC says it's 'very worried' by IWF interim president Ursula Garza Papandrea's sudden ouster

The International Weightlifting Federation, though, has not commented on the situation and still lists Papandrea as interim president on its website.

IPL 2020: National Anti-Doping Agency begins sample collection of players for dope testing
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IPL 2020: National Anti-Doping Agency begins sample collection of players for dope testing

The BCCI came under NADA's ambit last year and since then, the agency has deputed its DCOs at domestic as well as international matches at home for sample collection.

Former British Cycling and Team Sky doctor Richard Freeman admits to destroying banned testosterone
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Former British Cycling and Team Sky doctor Richard Freeman admits to destroying banned testosterone

Freeman has previously admitted 18 of 22 charges, which include ordering 30 sachets of testosterone gel to the Manchester velodrome nine years ago and lying to British Cycling and UK Anti-Doping about making the order.

Championship club Barnsley defender Bambo Diaby handed two-year doping ban
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Championship club Barnsley defender Bambo Diaby handed two-year doping ban

The 22-year-old returned a urine sample last November that was found to contain higenamine, a natural stimulant that is on the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA's) list of banned substances.

German doctor Mark Schmidt, accused of masterminding global network, admits to 'hobby' doping
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German doctor Mark Schmidt, accused of masterminding global network, admits to 'hobby' doping

In a statement read by his lawyers, sports physician Mark Schmidt said he had started to aid individuals in 2012 but refrained from disclosing specific names.

World Athletics gives Russia five more months to fix ‘seriously deficient’ plan to combat doping in track and field
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World Athletics gives Russia five more months to fix ‘seriously deficient’ plan to combat doping in track and field

Track's world governing body said Russia's deadline was moved from 30 September to 1 March.

Tour de France 2020: 'Nothing to hide', leader of Arkea-Samsic team denies doping as police detains two members
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Tour de France 2020: 'Nothing to hide', leader of Arkea-Samsic team denies doping as police detains two members

Colombian rider Nairo Quintana, 30, leader of the Arkea-Samsic team and winner of the 2014 Giro d'Italia, said no drugs were discovered during the investigation.

Tour de France 2020: Two people in custody as probe opened into suspected doping by Arkea-Samsic team
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Tour de France 2020: Two people in custody as probe opened into suspected doping by Arkea-Samsic team

Reportedly, a search was conducted on riders from the Arkea-Samsic team, including Dayer Quintana, brother and teammate of Nairo Quintana, and members of the medical team.

Former IAAF president Lamine Diack sentenced to two years in prison after being found guilty of corruption
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Former IAAF president Lamine Diack sentenced to two years in prison after being found guilty of corruption

Diack was found guilty of multiple corruption charges and of breach of trust but acquitted of a money laundering charge.

WFI asks wrestlers who failed dope tests to return medals won in Khelo India Games
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WFI asks wrestlers who failed dope tests to return medals won in Khelo India Games

Six men's freestyle wrestlers and as many Greco Roman wrestlers have failed the dope test.

Russian Athletics Federation submits doping reform plan to World Athletics
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Russian Athletics Federation submits doping reform plan to World Athletics

World Athletics’ Russia task force has until 30 September to make any changes it sees fit before RusAF implements it.

Indian athlete Gomathi Marimuthu files appeal with Court of Arbitration for Sport against four-year doping ban
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Indian athlete Gomathi Marimuthu files appeal with Court of Arbitration for Sport against four-year doping ban

Gomathi was stripped of the gold medal she won at the 2019 Doha Asian championship in the 800m event and banned for four years by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) after her 'B' sample also returned positive for anabolic steroid nandrolone.

American Olympic sprinter Deajah Stevens handed 18-month ban for missing dope tests
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American Olympic sprinter Deajah Stevens handed 18-month ban for missing dope tests

The Athletics Integrity Unit, which prosecutes cases in track and field, said Stevens was unavailable for three doping controls in 2019 in Oregon and West Hollywood. Three whereabouts violations within one year can lead to a ban.

Weightlifter Pardeep Singh provisionally suspended for human Growth Hormone doping
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Weightlifter Pardeep Singh provisionally suspended for human Growth Hormone doping

Pardeep Singh won the silver medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games and is the current national champion.

Russian athletics federation chief Yevgeny Yurchenko resigns amid new doping troubles
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Russian athletics federation chief Yevgeny Yurchenko resigns amid new doping troubles

World Athletics had handed the federation a $10 million fine for breaching anti-doping rules in March.

Two-time European champion weightlifter Andrei Demanov provisionally suspended for doping
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Two-time European champion weightlifter Andrei Demanov provisionally suspended for doping

The International Weightlifting Federation said Tuesday that Demanov tested positive for traces of DHCMT, an anabolic steroid also known as turinabol

Russia says World Athletics freeze over unpaid fine is 'catastrophic' decision for athletes
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Russia says World Athletics freeze over unpaid fine is 'catastrophic' decision for athletes

Yevgeny Yurchenko said World Athletics had ignored the impact of the coronavirus pandemic when it held Russia to a Wednesday deadline for payment, which was missed.

Kenyan marathoner Wilson Kipsang banned for missing three dope tests, whereabouts lapses
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Kenyan marathoner Wilson Kipsang banned for missing three dope tests, whereabouts lapses

Kipsang won the bronze medal in the marathon at the 2012 London Olympics and broke the world record the following year in Berlin

Reigning 100m world champion Christian Coleman disputes latest missed drug test, fears suspension
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Reigning 100m world champion Christian Coleman disputes latest missed drug test, fears suspension

Coleman is a favorite for Olympic gold in the 100-meter dash heading into the Tokyo Games that have been postponed to next summer due to the coronavirus pandemic.