Tag Archives: Doping in sport

20Aug/15

Usain Bolt talks exclusivily to Reuters

Usain Bolt tells Reuters he hopes new athletics chief Sebastian Coe will get rid of doping and says he is on top form to beat rival Justin Gatlin at the World Athletics Championships.
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16Aug/15

IAAF supressed study of admitted dope cheats – report

The Sunday Times newspaper alleges world athletics governing body refused to release a report about athletes admitting widespread doping at the 2011 world championships.

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09Aug/15

Sunday Times makes fresh allegations over marathon doping

British newspaper claims leaked files suggest that winners of seven of the last 12 London marathons had “suspicious” blood scores, says other marathons should also be under scrutiny
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02Aug/15

WADA alarmed by extent of allegations from leaked blood tests data

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA (AUGUST 2, 2015) (REUTERS) – The World Anti-Doping Agency on Sunday (August 2) said it was alarmed by the size and extent of “wild” doping allegations after IAAF test data leaked to news organisations showed hundreds of suspect samples from athletes, including Olympic and world championship medallists.
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11Mar/15

UCI president says the UCI covered up Armstrong’s positive dope test in 1999 Tour

Cookson says he will be writing to former president and vice-president of UCI Hein Verbruggen “asking him to consider his position.” Verbruggen still holds the position of honorary president of the organisation.

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16Feb/15

Lance Armstrong Loses $10 Million Lawsuit

Lance Armstrong ordered to pay $10M over “unparalleled pageant of international perjury, fraud & conspiracy”
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