Coronavirus not an opportunity for athletes to dope: WADA president
Athletes are fooling themselves if they think they can use the chaos caused globally by the coronavirus pandemic to cheat, World Anti-Doping Agency president Witold Banka has told AFP.
I am ‘happy for any anti-doping body,’ says Farah
Mo Farah says he is “happy for any anti-doping body” to test any of his previous blood and urine samples.
Russia facing potential Olympic ban after WADA cites ‘inconsistent’ data
Russia is once again in danger of being banned from next year’s Olympics after the World Anti-Doping Agency revealed that historical data supplied by the country’s anti-doping...
Samir Nasri joins West Ham on six months free transfer
Samir Nasri has joined West Ham on a free transfer until the end of the season after finishing a doping ban, the Premier League club has announced. Nasri had been training with the club since November and a deal had long been mooted, as the Frenchman looks to kick-start his career after a difficult spell.…
Nasri joins West Ham on return from doping ban
Former French international midfielder Samir Nasri returned to football on Monday following a doping ban by joining English Premier League side West Ham. Nasri will reunite with West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini, with whom he won one of his two Premier League titles at Manchester City, after joining the Hammers on an initial contract until…
WADA chief hits back at criticism over Russia doping decision
World Anti-Doping Agency president Craig Reedie has described as "deeply offensive" an accusation that the agency put money over clean sport following its decision to lift a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency.
Whistleblower warns WADA of 'catastrophe' if Russia ban eased
Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov said Tuesday the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) risked a "catastrophe for clean sport" if it lifts a suspension against the Russian Anti-Doping Agency later this week.
Reps move to curtail doping, ensure funding of sports sector
The House of Representatives has begun moves to took reposition the country’s sports sector. Yesterday, the House Committee on Sports commenced a public hearing...
Reps move to pass anti-doping bill
The House of Representatives on Tuesday took a significant step aimed at passing the anti doping Bill into law, which it believes will help protect Nigerian athletes.