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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.
Apr 11, 2019
Russian parliament's lower house passes amendments to fine doping athletes up to 50,000 rublesThe amendments passed by the lower house of parliament on Thursday mark the first moves in Russia to use the law to punish athletes.
Apr 04, 2019
IAAF's Athletics Integrity Unit charges Russia's Ksenia Savina and husband for doping, using false identity to competeThe 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.
Nov 23, 2018
Russian court challenges IOC, CAS by ruling that tainted bobsledder Alexander Zubkov be considered Olympic championThe Moscow City Court ruled on Wednesday that bobsledder Alexander Zubkov, who carried the Russian flag at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Games, should still be considered an Olympic champion despite having been stripped of his medals because of doping
Sep 12, 2018
Russia World Cup star Denis Cheryshev in doping probe, received growth hormone injections according to reportsSpain's anti-doping agency said Wednesday it has opened an investigation into Valencia's Russian striker Denis Cheryshev, one of the revelations of the 2018 World Cup.
Nov 11, 2017
Russia face further heat ahead of 2018 Winter Games as WADA claims possessing proof of doping scandalThe World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said on Friday it had obtained a database that confirmed allegations of widespread state-sponsored doping in Russia made in the McLaren report.
Jan 29, 2017
Russian doping scandal: Whistleblower Yulia Stepanova makes sluggish return to indoor athleticsRussian whistleblower Yulia Stepanova made a sluggish return to international indoor athletics, finishing last in an 800 metres at the Boston Indoor Grand Prix on Saturday.
Sep 16, 2016
Fifa chief hits out at efforts to undermine 2018 World Cup in Russia; defends Vitaly MutkoFIFA President Gianni Infantino hit out at attempts to "undermine" the World Cup in Russia, saying he will not judge the country on the investigation which documented a state-sponsored doping program that included football
Aug 20, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Pole vault star Yelena Isinbayeva announces retirementBarred from competing at the Rio Olympics 2016, Russia's double Olympic champion Yelena Isinbayeva announced her retirement on Friday, and said whoever won the women's pole vault in her absence would not have achieved a proper gold medal.
Aug 17, 2016
Olympics 2016: Russia to be banned in weightlifting after Rio Games, says IWF chiefThe IWF will ban Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus from competing for one year after the Rio Olympics 2016 finish because of doping, its chief confirmed.