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Apr 12, 2019
After doping scandals, Russia warming up to controversial Therapeutic Use ExemptionsAfter years of using hacked data to vilify Western athletes as cheats who bend the rules to take banned substances using TUEs, Russia is warming to a controversial part of the anti-doping system.
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 20, 2017
Winter Paralympics 2018: IPC maintains suspension on Russia; will take call on nation's participation in eventThe International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on Wednesday it was maintaining its suspension of the Russia's Paralympic Committee, but had yet to make a final decision on whether Russia can compete at the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea.
Dec 11, 2017
Winter Olympics 2018: Russians want to compete despite ban, says head of the athletes' commissionThe IOC last week decided to ban Russia from the 2018 Games that run from February 9-25 over its state-sponsored doping programme.
Nov 07, 2017
Russia's absence from 2018 Winter Games would be great loss for Olympic movement, says KremlinThe Kremlin on Tuesday said it would be a "great loss" for the Olympic movement if Russia were to be banned from the 2018 Winter Games over doping.
Oct 25, 2016
Yogeshwar Dutt won’t get an Olympic silver after IOC drops doping case against late Russian wrestlerYogeshwar Dutt's chance to upgrade his 2012 London Olympics bronze medal to silver were finished, after the IOC decided to drop its doping investigation against late Russian wrestler Besik Kudokov.
Oct 24, 2016
IOC hires Russian whistleblower Vitaly Stepanov as anti-doping consultantThe IOC has hired Russian doping whistleblower Vitaly Stepanov as a consultant and is helping his runner wife Yuliya in recognition of their efforts.
Aug 12, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: US track and field stars express disappointment for ban on Russian rivalsUS track and field stars expressed dismay at the doping-ban enforced absence of Russian rivals in the ongoing Rio Games on the eve of the Olympic track and field competition
Aug 07, 2016
Russia banned from Rio Paralympics 2016 over doping scandal, confirms IPCThe IPC on Sunday banned all Russians from its own Games next month because of the widespread doping culture that it says has polluted sport in the country.