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Sep 24, 2018
WADA president Craig Reedie 'deeply hurt' by predecessor's accusations of putting money over principleWorld Anti-Doping Agency president Craig Reedie has stated that comments made by his predecessor about WADA's decision to lift the ban on RUSADA have deeply hurt him.
Feb 06, 2018
Winter Olympics 2018: From Cool Runnings to Eddie the Eagle, movies that showcase the glory of snow and ice sportsWith the Winter Olympics starting on 9 February, here's a list of movies that best epitomises and represents the feats performed by athletes of sports played on snow and ice.
Jan 31, 2018
President Vladimir Putin orders government to organise sports competition for banned Russian athletesPutin "reminded the cabinet of the decision to organise a competition for those of our athletes who had not been allowed to take part in the Olympic Games," Russian news agencies quoted Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov as saying.
Sep 12, 2017
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko says WADA too shares responsibility for doping scandalMutko insisted that Russian authorities had never run a state-sponsored doping programme and pinned all the blame on the laboratory and Russia's Anti-Doping Agency.
Aug 02, 2017
IAAF World Championships 2017: 'Underdog' Usain Bolt confident ahead of swansong raceJamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt labelled himself the underdog as he seeks to round off his glittering individual track career with the defence of his world 100 metres title this week.
May 31, 2017
Yelena Isinbayeva quits as head of Russia's anti-doping agency; deck cleared for RUSADA's reinstatementPole vault star Yelena Isinbayeva on Wednesday quit as head of the supervisory council at Russia's anti-doping agency, a step demanded by international officials as Moscow seeks to get its suspension lifted.
Jan 04, 2017
IAAF sets guidelines for Russian athletes looking to compete under neutral flagIAAF on Tuesday set a list of guidelines for Russian athletes hoping to return to full-time competition under the neutral flag, including their coaches and support staff getting a clean chit.
Nov 22, 2016
Corruption charge hit ex-IAAF chief pays $550,000 bail with help from longstanding friendsLongstanding friends of former Senegalese IAAF chief Lamine Diack, who faces charges of corruption and taking bribes to cover up doping cases in Russia, have stumped up a bail payment of 500,000 euros ($550,000), his family said Monday.
Sep 10, 2016
IOC chief Thomas Bach called as witness by Brazilian officials in Olympic ticket scamIOC president Thomas Bach now faces further problems with Brazilian police wanting to call him as a witness in a suspected Olympic ticket scam.
Aug 21, 2016
Russia stripped of Beijing Games silver in women's 4x400 relay over doping offenceRussia have been stripped of the 4x400m women's relay silver medal from the Beijing Olympics after Anastasia Kapachinskaya tested positive for a steroid in a re-test of her sample