The prospect of Kenyan athletes being excluded from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this summer has increased after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) admitted it was worried by the country’s slow progress in the fight against drugs. WADA...Show More Summary
Kenya is set to miss a deadline to prove to anti-doping agencies it is tackling cheating in athletics, the BBC has learned.
UK Anti-Doping is to provide "targeted testing" on Russian athletes after signing a deal with the World Anti-Doping Agency.
One aspect of the UFC's stringent drug-testing policy, administered by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, has come under a bright spotlight. In recent weeks, two high-profile drug failure cases— Yoel Romero and Tim Means—have been...Show More Summary
Blake Leeper, one of the top paralympic sprinters in the world, has been banned for a year for a doping violation. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency announced Monday that Leeper had been sanctioned in response to a test last summer that found a byproduct of cocaine in his system. Officials do not believe...
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was streaming live for all his fans, then he was forced to stream live for United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), who showed up unannounced to collect blood...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, the NFL and ESPN went back and forth regarding the question of whether the NFL is or isn’t cooperating with Major League Baseball and the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency in connection with an investigation regarding allegations from Al Jazeera that multiple pro athletes used performance-enhancing drugs. Now, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says that…
The United States Anti-Doping Agency confirmed that it was helping the N.F.L. in its review of a report linking Manning to a clinic that deals in human-growth hormone.
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency is helping in the investigation of Peyton Manning's alleged link to a clinic that deals in human growth hormone.
On Tuesday afternoon, ESPN reported that the NFL declined an invitation to work with Major League Baseball and the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency in connection with an investigation regarding the Al Jazeera reporting linking multiple pro athletes to PEDs. On Tuesday evening, NFL spokesman Greg Aiello denied the claim. “This is wrong,” Aiello said on Twitter,…
Ryan Zimmerman and Ryan Howard denied they received PEDs, but MLB wants to make sure. The Al Jazeera PED documentary story has taken yet another turn, as Major League Baseball has enlisted the assistance of the US Anti-Doping Agency in their investigation of the documentary's claims. Show More Summary
Major League Baseball has requested the assistance of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), as it investigates the claims made in the Al Jazeera documentary, "The Dark Side," that several players received banned substances, per T.J. Quinn...Show More Summary
January 14th occasioned anticipation on the order of the Second Coming for track fans and athletes. Indeed, it was the second revelation (press conference) of the World Anti-Doping Agency’s independent investigative commission, headed by former WADA director Dick Pound. Read more...
BOSTON – Thanks to a recent deal with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) and the new UFC Anti-Doping Policy, fighters are getting tested more often, and they have plenty of stories about the process.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos
They got another one! The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has notified UFC that Diego Brandao tested above the decision limit of 180 ng/mL for Carboxy-Tetrahydrocannabinol ("Carboxy-THC") which is a metabolite of marijuana and/or hashish. The sample was collected from an in-competition test taken immediately following his UFC 195 fight on Jan. Show More Summary
The latest WADA report finds that the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), track and field's world governing body, helped organize and enable doping and corruption.
Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), was responsible for the corruption within the athletics' governing body, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said in an independent report released on Thursday.
The Independent Commission of the World Anti-Doping Agency has focused on athletics and Russia in its investigations of allegations of widespread doping in international sports, Richard Pound, the commission's chair, said Thursday.
A task force working for the World Anti-Doping Agency says the officials blackmailed athletes who doped and failed to discipline them in a timely fashion.
Doping in the horseracing industry has spurred regulations banning performance-enhancing drugs, as well as calls for an anti-doping agency in the U.S. But as in human sports, testing for certain kinds of prohibited substances has been a challenge. Show More Summary