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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.
Aug 15, 2016
Paralympics 2016: Russia slams blanket ban as 'beyond belief'; appeals before CASRussia's Paralympic Committee announced it has filed an appeal against the decision to ban the country from the Rio Paralympic Games over evidence of state-sponsored doping.
Aug 14, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Russia's Darya Klishina banned after IAAF receives 'new information'Darya Klishina, Russia's only track and field athlete allowed to compete at the Rio Olympics 2016, launched a last-ditch appeal after the IAAF banned her on the basis of 'new information'.
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.
Aug 02, 2016
Rio 2016: IOC chief calls for sweeping changes in WADA as Russian appeals against bans mountInternational Olympic Committee (IOC) chief Thomas Bach on Tuesday demanded a sweeping overhaul of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) as Russian appeals against bans mounted just three days from the opening of the Rio Games.