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WADA considering to ban RUSADA amid questions about manipulated doping data

After lifting a three-year suspension of the Russia anti-doping agency, known as RUSADA, in 2018, WADA is again considering to ban the agency before the World Athletics Championships in Qatar.

Russian athletes set to remain ‘neutral’ at World Championships

The IAAF special panel which has overseen Russia's institutional drug program ever since the 2015 scandal can reject Russia’s efforts to regain full status for its track and field federation yet again.

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U-15 wrestler flunks dope test

An under-15 wrestler has tested positive for a banned substance in a national competition, according to the country's anti-doping watchdog NADA. The sample was collected at the U-15 National Wrestling Competition.

IOA blames NADA for suspension of dope testing laboratory

The World Anti-Doping Agency suspended the National Dope Testing Laboratory in Delhi for six months "due to non-conformities with the International Standard for Laboratories (ISL)." The NADA can appeal the suspension in the next 21 days.

WADA suspends India dope testing laboratory

The National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) in New Delhi has been suspended for up to six months for not conforming to international standards, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said on Thursday.

Prithvi Shaw: Out in the cold for having cough syrup

Test opener Prithvi Shaw banned till Nov 15 after testing positive for terbutaline, a stimulant he ingested via over the counter medication.

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India in line for Asian Games mixed relay gold after ban on Kemi Adekoya

India's mixed relay team of Mohammad Anas, Hima Das, Arokia Rajiv and MR Poovamma are set to have their medals from the 2018 Asian Games 4x400 mixed relay event upgraded from silver to gold.

IAAF denies promising Russia reinstatement for World Championships

The IAAF has denied promising that Russia will be reinstated in time for the track and field world championships, after Russian state TV quoted the country's top track official as saying he'd received guarantees.

Asian Championship silver medallist wrestler Reena fails dope test

After winning a silver in the 53kg category at the championship, held in Mongolia in March, Reena is back in the limelight after failing a doping test, resulting in provisional suspension.

Uzbekistan weightlifter Ruslan Nurudinov found guilty of doping, disqualified from London Olympics

Nurudinov finished fourth in the 105-kg category in London and went on to win gold at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics four years later.

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