WORLD ANTI DOPING AGENCY
Russia to lose Sochi Olympic gold medal in new doping case
The International Biathlon Union on Saturday announced a two-year ban for Evgeny Ustyugov, who was part of the gold medal-winning men's relay team six years ago, citing evidence he used the banned steroid oxandrolone around the time of the Olympics. His results from the 2013-14 season have been disqualified, including the Olympic victory.
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Russia challenges WADA doping ban
WADA this month banned Russia for four years from major global events, including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics an...
World Anti-Doping Agency imposes 4-year ban on Russia
Russia was banned from the Olympics and world championships in a range of sports on Monday after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) ruled to punish. WADA took the decision after it concluded that Moscow had tampered with laboratory data by planting fake evidence and deleting files linked to positive doping tests that could have helped identify drug cheats.
Russia banned from global sports for 4 years by World Anti-Doping Agency
MOSCOW: Russia was banned from the Olympics and world championships in a range of sports on Monday after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)...
Doping in sports: What India can learn from Russian case
The Russian case is an opportunity for India to put its house in order. While at one level many saw it coming and were ready for it, activists and analysts have welcomed the move as a stern message to dope cheats. No country has the right to play foul and get away is the sentiment and to think that many worthy athletes had to miss out because dope cheats.
After Russia doping ban, a South African speaks up for the innocent
In her first interview since the announcement, Penny Heyns, a former swimmer from South Africa, told The New York Times that she had no regrets about the punishment, which bans Russia and its officials from major international sports but is likely to allow hundreds of Russian athletes to continue competing if they can prove they are clean.
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WADA suspends India's National Dope Testing Laboratory
"This suspension has been imposed due to non-conformities with the International Standard for Laboratories (ISL) as identified during a WADA site visit," WADA stated in a media release on its website.
NADA will test cricketers whenever and wherever they want: Sports secretary
Till date, Sweden-based International Dope Testing Management (IDTM) has been collecting the cricketers' samples and submitting them to the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL).
Suniel Shetty becomes brand ambassador of NADA
New Delhi, Dec 10 (ANI): Bollywood actor Suniel Shetty has been appointed as brand ambassador of National Anti Doping Agency. Shetty accepte...
Cricket in line to be included in 2028 LA Olympics, says MCC's Gatting
Former England batsman Gatting said ICC's new chief executive Manu Sawhney told the MCC's Cricket Committee that progress had been made to ensure the game's inclusion in the world's biggest sporting event.
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Prithvi Shaw faced an eight-month ban from cricket for testing positive for a banned substance.
Suniel Shetty signed as anti-doping brand ambassador; NADA says he has more clout than athletes
More than 150 athletes have failed dope tests this year.
India-Poland can promote rules-based world order: Polish Institute of International Affairs
Poland is India’s largest trade partner and export destination in the Central European region, with bilateral trade growing almost seven-fold over the last ten years. As per Indian statistics, the overall value of bilateral trade in 2018 was $ 2.351 billion. India’s export to Poland contributed to 0.48% of overall India’s export.
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