French runner Ophelie Claude-Boxberger handed two-year suspension following protracted doping investigation
The 32-year-old middle-distance specialist had pleaded her innocence, telling a French Anti-Doping Agency (AFLD) independent disciplinary committee hearing on March 16 that her ex-father-in-law and assistant, Alain Flaccus, had injected her with EPO without her knowledge.
Ruth Jebet, who competes for Bahrain, tested positive for the stamina-boosting drug EPO in a sample she gave in December 2017. She won the Olympic gold medal in 2016 and was the world record holder at the time she tested positive.
Russian 'identity fraud' runner Kseniya Savina handed 12-year ban for doping, says Athletics Integrity Unit
When Russia was banned from international competition following revelations of massive state-backed doping, Savina's career appeared to be finished, until she took matters into her own hands
IAAF's Athletics Integrity Unit charges Russia's Ksenia Savina and husband for doping, using false identity to compete
The IAAF's Athletics Integrity Unit says runner Ksenia Savina and her husband have been charged in a doping case that includes allegations of "complicity" and tampering with a sample.
Erythropoietin (EPO), a doping drug used by American cyclist Lance Armstrong which cost him seven Tour de France titles, may have little effect on performance of athletes, a study has found.
Late last year FIFA appointed a normalisation committee to run the Greece's federation (EPO) and to revise regulations to bring them into line with FIFA standards.
Athletics powerhouse Kenya are once again in the eye of a doping storm just a month out from the Olympic Games after the latest investigation by German television channel ARD and The Sunday Times.
In an interview with Germany's daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung published Monday, Zabel said that was only "a small part of the truth" and he engaged in doping over "many years."