Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has admitted that his country still has drug problems amid an insistence they are doing everything possible to improve their system ahead of the completion of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) report on alleged doping during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics later this month.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has extended the period during which athletes may escape punishment if they have tested positive for meldonium from March 1 to September 30.
Olivier Niggli, incoming director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), is aiming to finalise a policy on working with whistleblowers, such as the Stepanovs and former Moscow laboratory chief Grigory Rodchenkov, before the end of the year.
It’s Olympic Day today. It should really be called Olympic Birthday as it commemorates the creation of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on June 23 in 1894.
WADA President Sir Craig Reedie backs IAAF ahead of IOC in row over Russian participation at Rio 2016
World Anti-Doping Agency President Sir Craig Reedie has backed the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) stance that any Russian athletes allowed to compete in this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should do so only under a neutral flag.
A blanket ban on Russian competitors taking part at this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro could be demanded by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) if accusations of an orchestrated and state-supported doping scheme at Sochi 2014 are proven, the body's President Sir Craig Reedie claimed here today.
A host city is being sought by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) for the next edition of its World Conference on Doping in Sport, due to be held in November 2019.
An investigation carried out by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) into allegations of drug-use at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics is due to be completed by July 15 - and will be published before the start of Rio 2016.
Exclusive: Reedie looking to build $1 million-plus doping investigations fund as pressure for tough action mounts
Sir Craig Reedie, President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), hopes to have a $1 million-plus (£690,000/€891,000) investigations fund at his disposal within a matter of months, as pressure to take a harder line on drug cheats continues to mount in the build-up to the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
It is sport’s impossible job. Brazil football manager? No problem. Groundsman at Wimbledon? A stroll in the park. International Olympic Committee (IOC) President? A piece of cake.
The Moscow Laboratory has been partly reaccredited by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to enable it to resume analysis of blood samples.
Athletics powerhouse Kenya looks finally to be en route to putting its anti-doping house in order, a week after being declared non-compliant by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
It is not an overstatement to say that sport’s integrity is being questioned like no time before.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is seeking to access the taped conversations which allegedly prove new accusations about Russian drug-taking and cover-ups at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie President has insisted that the recent suspension of the accreditation of three laboratories will not affect the efficiency of their work in the build-up to this year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.