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.
Britain's Minister for Sport Tracey Crouch will join the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Foundation Board chaired by Sir Craig Reedie from next year, it has been announced by the UK Government.
WADA convene group to explore "technical and practical" feasibility of fully independent drug testing body
International Federations and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will participate in a group exploring setting up of a new fully independent drug testing body, the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) has proposed following its Foundation Board meeting in Colorado Springs.
Russia was among six countries declared "non-compliant" by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) today following a Foundation Board meeting in Colorado Springs, while six others were warned they face the same action next year if improvements are not made.
Olivier Niggli will replace David Howman as director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), it was decided at the organisation's Executive Committee meeting in Colorado Springs.
Future of Russian Anti-Doping Agency set to be discussed by WADA Executive Committe and Foundation Board
Russia's doping record will face further examination when the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee holds a crucial meeting in Colorado Springs tomorrow.
WADA dismissed as "idiots" by tainted director as accreditation of Moscow anti-doping laboratory suspended
The accreditation of Russia's drug testing laboratory in Moscow has been suspended by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), it has been announced today.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) believes doping should not be a criminal offence but has called on Governments to impose heavier sanctions on those who traffic illicit substances.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has promised that any athlete denied a medal at Rio 2016 due to drug cheats will have their own formal awards ceremony at a later date.