The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has lifted the threat of Argentina of missing this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Another leading competitor has been suspended by the International Biathlon Union (IBU) after failing a drugs test, it has been revealed.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach is "concerned" about the lack of World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) compliant testing in place at the X Games due to start in Oslo on Wednesday (February 24).
International Olympic Commiittee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has expressed surprise over criticism from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission of the anti-doping facilities at the Sochi 2014, claiming all the reports compiled following the Games did not flag up any problems.
Ukrainian biathlete suspended after testing positive for drug only added to banned list at start of year
Ukraine's Olga Abramova has been provisionally suspended by the International Biathlon Union (IBU) after failing a drug test for a banned substance that was only added to the banned list at the start of 2016.
Russia is set to receive another visit next week from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Taskforce monitoring its reforms.
Three men have been arrested in Eldoret after they posed as officials from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in a bid to scam Kenyan athletes out of large sums of money.
Canada's Salt Lake City 2002 cross-country skiing Olympic gold medallist and World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Athletes' Committee chair Beckie Scott has criticised sporting governing bodies for their slow progress in tackling Russian doping in sports other than athletics.
Russian bank threaten legal action against WADA after claims IAAF $25 million sponsorship deal was suspicious
Russia's leading bank VTB has claimed that it is planning to sue the officials at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) behind its report into corruption in athletics after its relationship with the international governing body was questioned in a report published last week.
European Olympic Committees (EOC) President Patrick Hickey has set a tentative target of May for Russia to be officially confirmed as host of the 2019 European Games.
Valentin Balakhnichev, former President of the All-Russia Athletic Federation (ARAF) who was banned for life from the sport amid the country's doping scandal, has pledged to "fight" the allegations against him.
Putin link casts doubt over credibility of WADA Independent Commission, claims Russian Olympic Committee President
Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Alexander Zhukov has claimed the report published here yesterday by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission lacks credibility after it linked Vladimir Putin to the the country's doping scandal.
Support from WADA Independent Commission chairman Pound offers Coe mandate to continue as IAAF President
Sebastian Coe has effectively had his short-term future as President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) secured after he received the backing of Richard Pound, head of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Commission.
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Coe position as IAAF President under threat after Pound report claims "corruption embedded in organisation"
Sebastian Coe's position as President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is set to come under even more pressure when the second part of the report due to be published here later today by the World Anti-Doping Agency Independent Commission will claim top officials must have been aware of the growing problem with doping in Russia.