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US check to WADA comes with memo: 'Sorry state of affairs'

January 07, 2022 12:08 pm

The U.S. government paid its remaining $1.3 million in dues to the World Anti-Doping Agency but delivered a brusque message along with the check.

WADA reinstates India's dope testing lab accreditation

December 24, 2021 8:26 am

The decision to reinstate accreditation was taken following a remote assessment in September this year.

India among world's top 3 dope violators in latest WADA report

December 21, 2021 6:54 pm

In the previous WADA report meant for anti-doping violations in 2018, India was placed fourth with 107 ADRVs, behind Russia (144), Italy (132) and France (114).

Play True Day 2021: WADA celebrates promise of clean sport on a global scale

April 09, 2021 2:58 pm

Since 2014, in April of every year, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the anti-doping community worldwide celebrate "Play True Day".

Covid vaccines won't lead to athletes failing dope tests, safe to use: WADA

February 26, 2021 7:41 am

Boost for Indian Olympians too as two vaccines used in India also 'has no specific concerns' says Anti-Doping watchdog

India contributes USD 1 million to WADA for scientific research for Clean Sport globally

December 17, 2020 2:53 pm

The research will allow WADA to develop innovative anti-doping testing and detection methods.

Athletes want vaccine but WADA says tracking composition

December 16, 2020 9:20 am

Anti-doping watchdog says unlikely that vaccine will contravene anti-doping rules but in communication with manufacturers

WADA apologises and agrees to pay damages to Sakho for drugs ban: Report

November 04, 2020 11:21 pm

Sakho, who was a Liverpool player at the time, was investigated by UEFA and given a provisional 30-day ban in April 2016 after he tested positive for the fat burner Higenamine.

Jolt for Indian sports: WADA extends NDTL suspension by six months

July 22, 2020 11:54 am

The WADA first suspended NDTL in August last year for a period of six months. A fresh round of inspection by the world body, much to the embarrassment of country's sporting establishment, showed that non-conformities still existed.

Simply Put: Lionel Messi used hGH as a medication when he was a teenager

July 15, 2020 9:51 pm

Human Growth Hormone (hGH) is known to increase muscle mass, strength as well as tissue-repairing effects, which has been used as a doping agent in power and endurance sports.