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U.S. gold medalist argues passionate kissing led to failed doping test — and it worked

A kiss is just a kiss, unless, apparently, that kiss is followed by a doping test. In that case a kiss, or rather several kisses, can get you in trouble with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. That’s what happened to U.S. Olympic runner Gil Roberts, who an arbiter recently ruled had ingested the masking agent probenecid […]

Football: ‘Indian Spiderman’ escapes drug ban

2 weeks agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

New Delhi (AFP) – India’s anti-doping agency Wednesday revoked the suspension of veteran goalkeeper Subrata Paul after the footballer proved he had taken a banned drug unintentionally. Paul, dubbed the “Indian Spiderman”, was provisionally...Show More Summary

Nick Diaz flagged for potential anti-doping violation, allegedly missed USADA drug tests

Nick Diaz, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has been looking for you.Filed under: News, UFC

Opinion: Where is Nick Diaz? How Dare You Ask

Nick Diaz was the betting favorite to be the first fighter potentially suspended for not reporting their whereabouts to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. But, once again, Diaz being unprofessional and recalcitrant has a curious way of exposing regulatory foolishness and what's rotten about this sport.

WADA gives Russian anti-doping agency limited testing powers

RUSADA was suspended in 2015 when its staff was accused of helping to cover up drug use.        

Russia allowed to resume drug testing under supervision

Russia can resume drug testing of its athletes under supervision, the World Anti-Doping Agency announces.

Financial exec replaces Isinbayeva at Russian doping agency

An accountancy executive has taken the place of pole vault great Yelena Isinbayeva as chair of the embattled Russian Anti-Doping Agency        

Golf-McIlroy backs PGA Tour drug testing reforms

4 weeks agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

June 22 (Reuters) - Four-time major winner Rory McIlroy has voiced support for the PGA Tour's drug-testing reforms that introduce blood screening and revise the list of banned substances to match the World Anti-Doping Agency's directory for the 2017-18 season.

USADA hands UFC's George Sullivan 1-year suspension for 2nd anti-doping offense

It’s George Sullivan’s second anti-doping violation that lands him a 1-year sanction from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.Filed under: News, UFC

UCLA Olympic lab penalized by world drug agency

UCLA Olympic lab gets 3-month partial suspension of accreditation by World Anti-Doping Agency        

UCLA drug-testing lab penalized by WADA

The World Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday suspended the UCLA Olympic Analytical Laboratory’s accreditation to test for certain anabolic steroids and glucocorticoids. The three-month suspension follows a quality assessment of the UCLA lab...Show More Summary

U.S. Olympic leaders react to suspension of UCLA anti-doping lab

The U.S. Olympic Committee said Tuesday that it supports the actions of the World Anti-Doping Agency, which earlier in the day issued a partial suspension of the internationally known testing laboratory at UCLA. WADA announced the UCLA lab can continue its regular anti-doping work, but must obtain...

Golf-PGA Tour to start blood testing in October

last monthSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

June 20 (Reuters) - The PGA Tour said on Tuesday it will begin blood testing next season and revise its list of banned substances to reflect those prohibited by the World Anti-Doping Agency as part of a more stringent anti-doping policy.

WADA suspends UCLA lab from testing specific substances for three months

The World Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday announced a three-month suspension of the UCLA laboratory for testing of specific substances        

USADA grants Ian McCall retroactive TUE for IV use prior to UFC 208

UFC flyweight Ian McCall is officially in the clear. The 32-year-old has been granted a retroactive therapeutic use exemption (TUE) by United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) for two IVs given to him on Feb. 10 prior to UFC 208. McCall was expected to fight Jarred Brooks at UFC 208 but was pulled from the card the day of the fight due to illness. Show More Summary

Ian McCall granted retroactive therapeutic exemption by USADA after UFC 208 IV use

Ian McCall is just the second fighter in the history of the UFC-U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) partnership to be granted a retroactive therapeutic use exemption (TUE).Filed under: News, UFC

Daniel Cormier: USADA's presence means Jon Jones can't cheat at UFC 214 like before

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is very happy the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency is now handling drug testing ahead of his UFC 214 rematch with Jon Jones.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

Isinbayeva steps down as chair at Russian anti-doping agency

Yelena Isinbayeva says she has stepped down as chair of the supervisory board at the scandal-hit Russian anti-doping agency        

New Horseracing Integrity Act Introduced in US House of Representatives

The establishment of a single federal authority to oversee horseracing would give the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency jurisdiction over racehorse medication testing under the tenets of new legislation filed in Congress. Congressmen Andy Barr (R-KY) and Paul Tonko (D-NY), the Co-Chairmen of the Congressional Horse Caucus, introduced H.R. Show More Summary

UKAD punts Tyson Fury hearing to October

2 months agoSports / Boxing : Bad Left Hook

It looks like Tyson Fury will be officially on the sidelines for quite awhile longer. Although Tyson Fury announced his intentions to return to boxing this year, a decision from the U.K. Anti-Doping Agency has mostly laid to rest any...Show More Summary

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