World Anti-Doping Agency

Young dope offenders not an ideal sign

What could be embarrassing for Indian athletics, as many as six athletes are on the list of 19. Asian Games medallist M R Poovamma too figures on it.

published on : 4th August 2022

South African batter Zubayr Hamza provisionally suspended by ICC for failing dope test

Hamza's dope sample collected out-of-competition on January 17 this year has been found to contain Furosemide, a prohibited substance under the World Anti-Doping Agency Code.

published on : 25th March 2022

Not a healthy trend: Athletes sanctioned under new WADA rule?

Among the five, two were gold medal winners at the Open national athletics championships in Andhra Pradesh last year: Taranjeet Kaur and K Naresh (senior). 

published on : 1st March 2022

Vladimir Putin says Russia will defend in court athletes accused of doping

Russia has been banned from next year's Winter Olympics over state-sponsored doping but the International Olympic Committee said Russian athletes would still be able to compete under a neutral flag.

published on : 14th December 2017

Russia 'not compliant' over doping as Olympics loom

World Anti-Doping Agency declined to lift its suspension of Moscow's national anti-doping body on Thursday.

published on : 16th November 2017

Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren levels fresh doping allegations on Russian footballers

FIFA insisted all players including all of the Russian squad underwent pre-competition and post-match tests in Brazil.

published on : 28th June 2017