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Russia moves closer to getting track and field ban lifted as World Athletics approves plan for doping reforms
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Russia moves closer to getting track and field ban lifted as World Athletics approves plan for doping reforms

The plan was written by a commission set up by the Russian track federation and tasks it with implementing a series of “immediate actions” with deadlines at various points this year.

Russian athletes to compete under name of 'ROC' and new flag at next two Olympic Games
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Russian athletes to compete under name of 'ROC' and new flag at next two Olympic Games

A Court of Arbitration for Sport ruling in December banned Russia’s team name, flag and national anthem from the Tokyo Olympics this year and the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing.

Former Russian athletics president Dmitry Shlyakhtin banned in doping cover-up case
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Former Russian athletics president Dmitry Shlyakhtin banned in doping cover-up case

The Athletics Integrity Unit said the case involved “submission of forged documents and false explanations” in a 15-month probe into why high jumper Danil Lysenko wasn't available for drug testing.

US Olympic chief says decision to reduce Russia's doping ban 'angered and disappointed many'
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US Olympic chief says decision to reduce Russia's doping ban 'angered and disappointed many'

The statement Monday from Susanne Lyons was part of a newly concentrated effort by the federation to speak up about what it deems a global anti-doping system that it says is not fully protecting clean athletes.

Russia claims victory after CAS' loophole-ridden doping sanctions leave plenty of workarounds
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Russia claims victory after CAS' loophole-ridden doping sanctions leave plenty of workarounds

The new restrictions on Russia will be weaker than before. In Tokyo and Beijing, Russia will be able to field athletes whose files in the Moscow doping lab database were altered or deleted while the data was under the control of the Russian state.

WADA claims 'landmark' victory after Russian doping ruling despite CAS reducing sanctions
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WADA claims 'landmark' victory after Russian doping ruling despite CAS reducing sanctions

The CAS ruling is the latest stage in a long-running battle between WADA and Russia.

United States Anti-Doping Agency brands Russia doping ruling by CAS a 'tragedy'
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United States Anti-Doping Agency brands Russia doping ruling by CAS a 'tragedy'

USADA chief executive Travis Tygart said the sanctions would be undermined since athletes would still be able to compete in uniforms in Russian colours with the word "Russia" on them.

Russia banned from using its name, flag at next two Olympics and world championships
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Russia banned from using its name, flag at next two Olympics and world championships

Russian athletes and teams will still be allowed to compete at next year’s Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing, as well as world championships including the 2022 World Cup in Qatar

CAS ruling on landmark Russian doping case to be announced on Thursday
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CAS ruling on landmark Russian doping case to be announced on Thursday

The ban, as it stands, means Russia would miss the re-arranged Tokyo Olympics 2020 next year as well as football's 2022 World Cup in Qatar and the 2022 Winter Olympics in China.

Court of Arbitration for Sport opens four-day hearing into Russian doping scandal
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Court of Arbitration for Sport opens four-day hearing into Russian doping scandal

The CAS panel of judges from Australia, France and Italy are unlikely to give a ruling for at least several weeks.

CAS proceeds with hearing into Russian doping case amidst coronavirus pandemic
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CAS proceeds with hearing into Russian doping case amidst coronavirus pandemic

The slate of punishments proposed by WADA includes a ban on Russia’s flag, anthem and team name at the Tokyo Olympics next year and the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing.

World Athletics gives Russia five more months to fix ‘seriously deficient’ plan to combat doping in track and field
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World Athletics gives Russia five more months to fix ‘seriously deficient’ plan to combat doping in track and field

Track's world governing body said Russia's deadline was moved from 30 September to 1 March.

Russia's sports ministry wants World Athletics to allow their athletes to compete even if $5 million fine isn't paid
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Russia's sports ministry wants World Athletics to allow their athletes to compete even if $5 million fine isn't paid

Russia edged closer to a new fight with World Athletics after the sports ministry said its leading athletes must be allowed to compete internationally even if a $5 million fine isn't paid.

FIFA expects Moscow laboratory data by May on Russian players involved in doping saga
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FIFA expects Moscow laboratory data by May on Russian players involved in doping saga

FIFA expects to get evidence from Moscow laboratory data this month that could expose doping by football players in Russia.

Two Olympic gold medallists among four Russian track and field athletes charged with doping offences
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Two Olympic gold medallists among four Russian track and field athletes charged with doping offences

Two Olympic gold medalists were among four Russian track and field athletes charged with doping offenses.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Russian track team limited to 10 athletes for Games, national federation fined $10 million
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Russian track team limited to 10 athletes for Games, national federation fined $10 million

Russia's track team was limited to 10 athletes for the Tokyo Olympics and the country's federation was fined $10 million by the sport's governing body on Thursday.

Russia blames doping whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov for altering laboratory data meant for handover to WADA
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Russia blames doping whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov for altering laboratory data meant for handover to WADA

Russia is blaming the World Anti-Doping Agency's star witness for modifying key laboratory data. His lawyer says that's nonsense.

Russia signals intent to appeal against four-year ban at CAS as President Vladimir Putin terms WADA's sanctions 'unfair'
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Russia signals intent to appeal against four-year ban at CAS as President Vladimir Putin terms WADA's sanctions 'unfair'

Russia has signaled it will file an appeal against its four-year Olympic ban due to World Anti-Doping Agency sanctions which President Vladimir Putin on Thursday branded “unfair.”

World Anti-Doping Agency bans Russia, athletes from Olympics, major events for four years
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World Anti-Doping Agency bans Russia, athletes from Olympics, major events for four years

WADA on Monday approved the recommendation to ban Russia from all major sporting events for the next four years.

Russian doping blurs innocence and guilt, with Olympics caught in the middle
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Russian doping blurs innocence and guilt, with Olympics caught in the middle

Russian doping blurs innocence and guilt, with Olympics caught in the middle