London Marathon officials are continuing to take legal proceedings against Liliya Shobukhova, winner of the race in 2010 but retrospectively disqualified for doping, to recover a share of the $1.5 million (£1 million/€1.3 million) in prize money she earned.
An independent auditor closely involved with the case of cyclist Lance Armstrong has been appointed to review the International Swimming Federation’s (FINA) anti-doping practices, it was revealed here today.
The situation concerning the recently banned drug meldonium “could have been dealt with better” by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), International Tennis Federation (ITF) President David Haggerty claimed here today.
Former SportAccord President Marius Vizer called for International Federations to have a greater say in the selection of Olympic host cities here today to avoid a repeat of the problems dominating the build-up to this year's Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has called for organisations, including the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), to show the same "transparency" his country has shown in responding to doping problems here today.
Discussions to re-declare Russia code compliant with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) are "moving in the right direction" following a meeting between the body's President Sir Craig Reedie and Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko here this morning.
FINA turn down appeal from Efimova to lift meldonium ban in time to compete at Russian Olympic trials
An appeal from Russia's leading swimmer Yuliya Efimova for a provisional suspension imposed on her following a positive drugs test for meldonium to be lifted in time for her to compete in her country's Olympic trials has been turned down by the International Swimming Federation (FINA), they have announced.
WADA will not be able to take over responsibility of drug testing until at least 2018, warns Sir Craig Reedie
The governing bodies of sports who want the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to catch and punish cheats for them will have to wait for two years, said Sir Craig Reedie, the WADA President.
Eight Russian athletes who failed drugs tests for meldonium have reportedly had their temporary suspensions lifted following the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) clarification of the substance’s inclusion on the banned list earlier this week.
International Weightlifting Federation lift provisional ban on double world champion after WADA ruling on meldonium
A provisional suspension on Belarus' double world champion and two-time Olympic silver medallist Andrei Rybakov has been lifted by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) following yesterday's announcement that positive drugs cases involving meldonium are to be investigated.
Kenya has met all key requirements demanded by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), officials have said, claiming the organisation is "satisfied" even though the country has failed to meet a deadline to reform its sports laws.
Robert Koehler has been promoted to deputy director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in a series of changes to the body's management team announced today.
Russian bank to continue with legal action against WADA over claim IAAF $25 million sponsorship deal was suspicious
Russia's leading bank VTB has claimed that it will continue to take legal action against the World Anti-Doping Agency after it claims it was unfairly implicated a drugs scandal involving the country's athletes.
Russian race walking coach Viktor Chegin has been banned from athletics for life for his involvement in doping.
Reports of Sergei Portugalov’s involvement in alleged systematic doping within Russian swimming have been described as “concerning” by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), who have written to the International Swimming Federation (FINA) following claims made in The Times.