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Friday, July 10, 2020



BCCI defends cricketers on failure to update whereabouts with NADA

June 14, 2020 8:26 am

Five cricketers – Cheteshwar Pujara, Ravindra Jadeja, KL Rahul, Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma – are staring at a first ‘whereabouts failure’ as per the international dope testing protocol.

Anti-doping hearings to be conducted online amid lockdown: NADA DG

May 07, 2020 9:11 am

NADA General Director Navin Agarwal acknowledged that the unprecedented step would have its share of operational hassles.

Four samples tested positive at Delhi lab turn out negative in Rome

March 04, 2020 3:53 pm

The four samples that were re-tested were among the 38 WADA had collected from NDTL to review them independently and check the Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry procedure, an analytical technique, that is a major point of contention.

NADA admits to goof-up in wrestler's doping case, apologises

February 01, 2020 9:40 pm

The National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) on Saturday apologised for wrongly attributing a wrestler caught for doping as a U-23 World Championships medallist.

Hurdler Jyothi Yarraji breaks national record, but might not enter record book

January 14, 2020 8:56 am

This is because the National Anti-Doping Agency did not test her at the championships and there was no technical delegate from Athletics Federation of India at the event.

To find source of black market drugs, NADA seeks help from central agency

December 19, 2019 9:09 am

In 2017, an athlete was caught in possession of meldonium, a substance that is illegal in the country.

Shooter Ravi Kumar fails dope test

December 11, 2019 8:07 am

NADA's disciplinary panel conducted a hearing in Kumar's case last week and a decision is imminent.

Suniel Shetty to be made anti-doping brand ambassador, NADA says he has more clout than athletes

December 10, 2019 12:37 am

NADA Director General Navin Agarwal said that Shetty's celebrity status will give him more "clout" and "reach" than a former or a current sportsperson.

India’s NBA trailblazer Satnam Singh Bhamara fails dope test, provisionally suspended

December 07, 2019 8:26 am

Satnam Singh Bhamara joins a growing list of dope cases this year. Earlier this week, a NADA list accessed by this paper revealed that 156 Indian athletes had tested positive for consuming performance-enhancing drugs up to November 30.

NADA's concern: Indian athletes turn to racehorse drug

December 04, 2019 7:44 pm

Use of ligandrol detected by NADA first time this year; 5 including boxer Neeraj test positive.