A lobbying process has begun for two new spots on the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) ruling Executive Board due to vice-presidents Sir Craig Reedie and Nawal El Moutawakel each standing-down later this year.
A key member of the 2015 Cycling Independent Commission Report has been appointed to overhaul the practices of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) by the World Anti-Doping Agency, it has been announced.
Austrian Anti-Doping Agency blast WADA for sending out "bad signal" ahead of Rio 2016 by relaxing meldonium sanctions
A decision by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to relax rules on athletes who have tested positive for meldonium sends out a “bad signal” ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the Ethics Commission of the Austrian Anti-Doping Agency (AADA) has claimed.
Manufacturers of a leading meldonium brand are targeting next year for the drug to be removed from the list of World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) prohibited substances amid claims the organisation could be forced to act following the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The British government is cutting its direct spending on anti-doping at a time when much attention is focused on how to channel more money into the fight against drugs cheats.
Ethiopia, Morocco, Kenya, Ukraine and Belarus are all to have their anti-doping programmes monitored by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), it was announced here today.
In a week that must have set some sort of record for sports-related doping stories, I must admit that the one which caught my eye was the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s dismissal of a plea by a Scottish Member of Parliament for Alain Baxter’s case to be reopened.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) says it is “dismayed” by the latest allegations concerning Russia which surfaced in the third documentary by German broadcasters WDR/ARD.
Presidential Decree expected to ensure Brazil conforms with WADA standards ahead of March 18 deadline
A Presidential Decree is expected to come into force on March 15 to ensure Brazil avoids being declared non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Code, thus deeming it unable to carry out drugs testing during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
WADA insist they are keen to investigate doping in Russia beyond athletics following letter from America
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has claimed the organistation are fully committed to tackling doping in sport in Russia beyond just athletics following a letter sent by United States athletes.
Political and economic crisis in Brazil a "challenge" for Rio 2016 in final stage of Olympic preparations
The ongoing economic and political crisis in Brazil poses a “challenge” to Rio 2016’s preparations for next year’s Olympic Games, Organising Committee President Carlos Nuzman admitted here today but vowed to not let the issue effect their chances of delivering on their promises.