WADA

By Hook or by Crook: 5 Drugs Banned by the WADA

The World Anti-Doping Agency was a governing body that was established to ensure that no…

Maria Sharapova's ban reduced to 15 months

Maria Sharapova’s ban reduced to 15 months – essentiallysports.com

Today, Sharapova’s two-year doping ban was reduced to 15 months following her appeal to the Court of…

IOC: Russian athletes cleared to play in Rio Olympics 2016

The International Association of Athletic Federation, called the IAAF convicted nearly 70 athletes from Russian…

Maria Sharapova

Trouble For Maria Sharapova?

Maria Sharapova, who has provisionally remained suspended from playing after failing a drug test, may…

Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova may return for Olympics

The 5 time Grand Slam champion may return to compete in the sport at the…

Maria Sharapova-Where to from here?

The Maria Sharapova revelation has taken the world by storm. The most marketable female athlete…

Diamond League should ban dopers like we do-marathon boss

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – Any athlete convicted of a serious doping offence should…

Russian prosecutor general's office reviewing WADA report TASS - essentiallysports.com

Russian prosecutor general’s office reviewing WADA report TASS – essentiallysports.com

MOSCOW (Reuters),WADA report tass – The Russian Prosecutor General’s office is reviewing a report by…

Russia bans European medallist Maracheva, three others for doping

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian authorities said on Monday they had banned four athletes including European…

Ennis-Hill would have Olympic doubts over Russians

LONDON (Reuters) – Jessica Ennis-Hill will have doubts about Russian athletes even if they are…

UK Anti-Doping may play lead role in Russia drug tests

(Reuters) – The UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) agency could play a leading role in running Russia’s…

Michael Johnson

IAAF scandal worse than soccer’s crisis, says Johnson

LONDON (Reuters) – The corruption scandal that has rocked athletics is worse than the one…

Coe says trust may take more than four years to return

LONDON (Reuters) – Sebastian Coe, the head of athletics’ crisis-hit governing body, says trust in…

Russia elects new athletics chief to clean up sport

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s new athletics head said his priority was to ensure Russian sportsmen…

Usain Bolt

Bolt shocked by IAAF reports, against wiping records

KINGSTON, Jamaica (Reuters) – Six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt said he felt shocked and let…

IAAF

Germany wants IAAF meeting over WADA report

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

Russian Olympic chief questions WADA objectivity – R-Sport

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Suggestions by a World Anti-Doping Agency(WADA) report that widespread doping in Russian…

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 ex-chief “organised conspiracy and corruption” while officials looked away – report

By Karolos Grohmann MUNICH (Reuters) – The former head of world athletics, Lamine Diack, ran…

Former IAAF president “organised conspiracy and corruption”, investigator says

MUNICH (Reuters) – The former head of international athletics, Lamine Diack, organised “conspiracy and corruption”…

Lamine Diack behind IAAF corruption, says WADA commission report

MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) – Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics…

Coe denies Russian doping was covered up

(Reuters) – IAAF president Sebastian Coe says there has been no cover up of Russian…

Cultural revolution needed to rebuild reputation – Hansen

LONDON (Reuters) – European Athletics president Svein Arne Hansen believes a “cultural revolution” is needed…

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…

Former top officials (IAAF) get life bans for doping blackmail

By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – Two top Russian athletics officials and the son of…

Sports Ministry

Second part of WADA’s doping report set for January 14

(Reuters) – The second part of an explosive Independent Commission (IC) report into allegations of…

Yasir Shah

Pakistan spinner Yasir Shah suspended for doping offence

REUTERS – Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a…

Diack denies funding Sall’s Senegal presidential bid – lawyers

PARIS (Reuters) – Former international athletics federation (IAAF) head Lamine Diack denies having given money…