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Feb 23, 2019
Former Olympic high-jump champion Ivan Ukhov one of five athletes to file appeals against WADA issued bansRussian track federation spokeswoman Natalia Yukhareva said that Ukhov and world champion high jumper Svetlana Shkolina filed appeals to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, along with Lyukman Adams, Yekaterina Galitskaya and Yulia Kondakova
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.
Sep 21, 2018
Swimmer Michael Phelps slams WADA for lifting ban from Russia's anti-drugs body, calls for leadership change to counter dopingOlympic legend Michael Phelps called for new leadership in the fight against drugs in sport on Friday after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) controversially reinstated Russia's tainted anti-drugs body.
Sep 19, 2018
Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov warns WADA of 'catastrophe for clean sport' if Russia ban is eased offWADA revealed last week that its compliance committee had recommended lifting its three-year suspension after receiving assurances from Russia's Ministry of Sport.
Feb 26, 2018
WADA says Russia still not compliant on anti-doping as IOC considers lifting suspensionIn a statement issued Sunday night, WADA said it "acknowledges" the IOC's latest move but pointed out that Russia is still not adhering to the World Anti-Doping Code.
Feb 25, 2018
Winter Olympics 2018: Russia's 2014 Sochi Games success was 'an absolute disgrace', says Australia's chef de missionThe doping plot which allowed Russia to cheat its way to Olympic gold in 2014 was "an absolute disgrace", Australia's chef de mission said Sunday, warning that "we should not forget".
Feb 08, 2018
Whistleblowers shouldn't go public if they don't want to compromise on protection, says WADAWhistleblowers in sport should not go public with their information because they would be compromising their potential protection, the WADA said on Thursday.
Feb 06, 2018
Winter Olympics 2018: Russia's Olympic Athletes Commission disappointed over IOC's decision to snub 15 Russian athletesRussia's Olympic Athletes Commission on Tuesday expressed "huge disappointment" over the International Olympic Committee decision not to invite to Pyeongchang 15 Russian athletes and staff whose life bans for doping were lifted
Sep 28, 2017
Russia court issues arrest warrant on country's doping whistleblower Grigory RodchenkovGrigory Rodchenkov is the former director of Moscow's anti-doping lab that oversaw drug testing at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
Sep 23, 2017
Russian doping whistleblower reveals country plotted his suicide to stop him from telling the truth to world"Russia is emboldened when no one holds it to account and we have all seen the consequences," Rodchenkov said.