The National Anti-Doping Agency on Sunday said that it has imposed a four-year ban on boxer Nishu for doping.
Five years ago, Satnam Singh Bhamara created history when he was picked in the NBA draft by Dallas Mavericks.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport's ruling halved a four-year ban for systematic doping imposed by the World Anti-Doping Agency.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport is preparing to publish a ruling which could also block Russia from bidding to host major sporting events over the next four years.
India's contribution of USD 1 million is the highest among contributions made by other world governments including China, Saudi Arabia and Egypt.
Rijiju also mentioned that NADA is committed in its efforts to get rid of the doping menace and is implementing all the anti-doping rules.
Though collection of samples has begun, the agency has not zeroed in on any laboratory where samples would be sent for testing, as of now.
AIU has handed a two-year ban to former 1,500 metres champion Elijah Manangoi for failing to make himself available for doping tests.
The court’s plans to hold in-person hearings have been affected by tighter travel restrictions during a renewed wave of COVID-19 infections.
The World Anti-Doping Agency has sorted through the vast data archive to identify cases where doping was covered up in Russia in previous years.
Mark Schmidt is accused of being the mastermind behind a doping ring that was in operation since 2011. At least 23 athletes allegedly availed of his services.
The WADA expects the NDTL to conform with all regulations that have been pointed out by the agency or face more sanctions.
Four months after the high point of his career "the final of the 2005 French Open" the Argentine tested positive for etilefrine, a banned cardiorespiratory stimulant.
Ashok Ahuja, a lead dope control officer with IDTM, speaks about its presence in India, its role and dope collection during Covid-19.
Ever since the BCCI came under NADA ambit in 2019, the anti-doping body has been collecting samples from the cricketers.