Russian Athletics

IAAF

Germany wants emergency IAAF meeting over WADA report

MUNICH (Reuters) – Germany’s athletics chief has called for an extraordinary meeting of the IAAF…

Russia

Interview – Too late for Russia to be ready for Rio – Tygart

By Gene Cherry (Reuters) – Russia’s track and field athletes should not be allowed to…

IAAF

IAAF accepts ‘gravity’ of report’s findings

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – The IAAF said it “fully acknowledges and accepts the…

IAAF Doping

IAAF under fire as more Russian doping allegations surface

LONDON (Reuters) – Athletics’ governing body came under renewed fire on Tuesday following disclosures that…

Russia Athletics

No timetable on Russia return, says IAAF head Coe

By Mitch Phillips MONACO (Reuters) – The question of whether Russia will take part in…

Athletics IAAF

Russia accepts athletics ban

By Mitch Phillips MONACO (Reuters) – The Russian athletics federation has accepted its ban from…

IOC Chief Thomas Bach

IOC chief says Russia gave assurances it will sanction doping offenders

PRAGUE (Reuters) – Russia’s Olympic Committee has given assurances that coaches, athletes and personnel involved…

Kenya Athletics

Russia’s athletics ban stirs fears in doping-hit Kenya

By Drazen Jorgic ITEN, Kenya (Reuters) – In Kenya’s running heartlands, a spate of failed…

Russia

We’ll reform in time for Rio Olympics – Russia

By Jack Stubbs MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has set out a three-month road map to…

Russia IAAF

Russia suspended after overwhelming IAAF vote

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – Athletics’ governing body has voted overwhelmingly to suspend Russia…

WADA

WADA committee decides Russian anti-doping agency breaking WADA rules

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A committee of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has decided that the…

Russian athletics chief says sent report on doping to world body

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The head of Russia’s athletics federation said on Thursday he had sent…

Swiss anti-doping lab says it obeyed rules when destroying samples

GENEVA (Reuters) – A Swiss laboratory named in a World Anti-Doping Agency report that alleged…

Vladimir Putin

Putin says Russia needs own investigation into doping allegations

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday Russia needed to conduct its…

Thomas Bach

IOC chief Bach expects Russian athletes to compete at Rio

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Olympics chief Thomas Bach expects Russia will comply with doping regulations in…

IOC

IOC wants cheats punished in wake of doping report

By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) wants disciplinary procedures to…

Russia

Russia says complied with WADA norms, open for cooperation on doping

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian Sports Ministry said on Tuesday it was open for closer…

WADA Russia

WADA’s Independent Commission report into Russian doping

GENEVA (Reuters) – Some of the main points of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent…

Russia WADA

Russia faces ban from athletics for widespread doping offences

GENEVA (Reuters) – Russia could be banned from international athletics, including the 2016 Olympic Games,…