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athletics doping


2 top athletes fail dope test; dropped from camp, face ban

April 30, 2022 8:15 am

India is ranked third in doping, according to the latest World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) report released in 2021. With 152 cases across disciplines, the country is marginally below leaders Russia (167) and Italy (157) on this list.

Track coach Alberto Salazar's 4-year doping ban upheld by CAS

September 16, 2021 10:40 am

Salazar is the former marathon champion who, as coach of the Nike Oregon Project, trained a long list of championship distance runners including Mo Farah, Galen Rupp and, for a time, Kara Goucher

Gomathi Marimuthu's appeal against doping ban rejected by CAS

May 05, 2021 7:08 pm

Gomathi Marimuthu was stripped of the gold medal and handed a four-year ban by the World Athletics Disciplinary Tribunal on May 26 last year

World champion runner Salwa Eid Naser provisionally suspended in doping case

June 05, 2020 8:11 pm

Salwa Eid Naser could miss next year's Olympics if the case is proven.

Was a mistake, hoping for light punishment: Shooter Ravi Kumar on doping violation

December 11, 2019 1:11 pm

Shooter Ravi Kumar, who has not been with the national team since the World Cup in Munich last May, is a bronze-winner from the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games and the 2014 Asian Games in the 10m air rifle competitions.

Former 800-meter world champion Marina Arzamasova suspended for doping

August 27, 2019 5:29 pm

Former world champion runner Marina Arzamasova has been notified of the allegation, one month before the world championships in Doha, Qatar.

IAAF extends ban on Russian athletics federation over doping

June 09, 2019 6:50 pm

Russia's athletics federation was suspended in November 2015 after a report commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) found evidence of widespread doping in the sport.

Dope cheats feel effect of full press

January 21, 2014 4:30 pm

Encouraged by revelations of the new testing methods, the IOC is now potentially gunning for cheats who participated in Turin Winter Olympics of 2006.

Anger over dope dupe

August 07, 2013 3:00 am

German athletics chief says cheats must be named after reports of systematic drug use.

Usain Bolt looks to inspire fans weary of doping

July 26, 2013 12:52 am

Bolt will again fly the flag for drug-free athletics at this weekend's London Diamond League meeting.