My first vivid memory of watching athletics on television was at 12 - oddly around two years after I first laced up a pair of spikes - but it was one that will stick in the mind for years to come.
Shelby Houlihan, the American record holder in the women's 1500 metres and 5,000m, is set to miss the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after she was given a four-year doping ban.
Chinese swimmer Sun Yang is set to face a second hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) tomorrow, as the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) seeks to have the swimmer banned for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and beyond.
Boyanka Kostova, one of the weightlifters disqualified from the London 2012 Olympic Games for doping, has tested positive a second time at the recent European Championships.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has said it wants to work with the United States on the organisation’s ongoing governance reforms, amid threats that funding may be withdrawn.
Italian cycling team Vini Zabù has been handed a 30-day suspension after two of its riders tested positive for banned substances in a 12-month period, the International Cycling Union (UCI) has said.
Obi Igbokwe, who helped the United States win a 400 metres mixed relay gold medal at the 2019 World Athletics Championships, has been banned for 30 months over steroid use.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) is set to hold its second hearing in the case between the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and Chinese swimmer Sun Yang in the week from May 24 to 28.
Real Madrid is expected to sue Eufemiano Fuentes after the doctor, the centre of the Operation Puerto doping saga, appeared to suggest he previously had links to medical staff at the club.
An emergency meeting of the Albanian Weightlifting Federation (AWF) has suspended one of the nation’s top lifters for life after he tested positive for cocaine at the National Championships.
Fernando Reis has become the first Brazilian ever to win an International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships medal - more than two years after the event.
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe has warned Italy to not be on the "wrong side of history" after a court cleared Olympic race walking champion Alex Schwazer of doping in a criminal case.
Red Bull (RB) Salzburg players Mohamed Camara and Sekou Koita have been banned for three months after UEFA ruled their doping violations were not intentional.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the European Union Agency for Law Enforcement (Europol).
Russian racewalker Ivan Noskov has been stripped of his team gold medal from the European Race Walking Cup after a reanalysis of his doping test sample showed a banned substance.