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Feb 28, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: With flurry of letters to Court of Arbitration for Sport, Russia just may delay banWith flurry of letters to Court of Arbitration for Sport, Russia just may delay ban in time for Tokyo Olympics 2020
Feb 04, 2020
Russian Athletics Federation board resigns over failure in mending rocky relationship with governing body World AthleticsThe Russian Athletics Federation has been suspended by World Athletics since 2015 over widespread doping, but the crisis has deepened in recent months
Apr 05, 2019
Russia to set up national sports court to hear disputes regarding doping, says deputy justice minister Denis NovakIn countries with national tribunals, the World Anti-Doping Agency can still file its own subsequent appeals to CAS, usually when it considers punishments too lenient.
Mar 11, 2019
International Association of Athletics Federations upholds ban on Russia athletes over doping scandalThe IAAF said on Monday that it will maintain its ban on Russian athletes over doping that it imposed in 2015, following a council meeting of top officials in Qatar.
Dec 07, 2018
Russian Olympic Committee appeals local court doping decision allowing bobsledder Alexander Zubkov to keep medalsThe Russian Olympic Committee appealed on Thursday against a Moscow court ruling that refused to recognise bobsledder Alexander Zubkov’s Olympic ban, saying it could cast doubt on Russia’s desire to fight against doping.
Feb 28, 2018
IOC lifts ban on Russia after Winter Olympics 2018 even as country's anti-doping agency remains suspendedThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) has lifted a ban against Russia, Moscow officials said Wednesday, after the country was barred from the Pyeongchang games over state-sponsored doping.
Feb 21, 2018
Winter Olympics 2018: Russian Olympic curler Alexander Krushelnitsky denies doping, says positive test is a shockRussian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky, who tested positive for the banned substance meldonium at the Winter Olympics, said on Tuesday he had never knowingly doped and welcomed an investigation into the "shock" result.
Feb 08, 2018
Winter Olympics 2018: Russia hopes doping ban would be lifted before conclusion of Pyeongchang GamesRussia hopes its Olympic ban for systemic doping will be lifted before the end of the Pyeongchang Winter Games, a senior sports official said on Thursday, adding that athletes had been warned to comply with strict rules governing their behaviour.
Jan 25, 2018
Winter Olympics 2018: Russian athletes excluded from Pyeongchang Games over 'serious' suspicions over doping historyAll Russian athletes left off the eligibility list for next month's Winter Games had "serious indications" of doping in their history, the head of the International Olympic Committee said on Wednesday.
Jan 11, 2018
Russian hacker group 'Fancy Bears' hacked and published emails regarding the 2018 Winter OlympicsHackers, reported to be associated with the Russian government, were calling themselves "Fancy Bears" , a trolling reference to the Games' mascots.