Reaction to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s (USADA) upcoming IV ban in the UFC has ranged from concern to, in the case of featherweight champ Jose Aldo, outright defiance. Filed under: News, UFC
Not long ago, the Electronic Sports League (ESL) announced it would start drug testing its players. In a Reddit post, it has further outlined what is and isn’t allowed. The ESL will strictly follow the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) banned substance list for events. Show More Summary
Sorry, everybody, but you can't get high and play Counter-Strike anymore, at least not in the Electronic Sports League. The fledgling pro gaming league announced on Reddit Wednesday that it is adopting the World Anti-Doping Agency's list of banned substances for its players. Show More Summary
The World Anti-Doping Agency is to begin an "urgent" investigation into allegations of widespread doping in athletics.
The World Anti-Doping Agency said Wednesday that its database was not the source for a media report alleging widespread doping among track-and-field athletes.
The World Anti-Doping Agency will investigate the test data further
The World Anti-Doping Agency is "very alarmed" after fresh allegations of suspected doping emerge in a leak of test data.
A German eSports league announced that it is working with anti-doping agencies to create a drug testing policy for its professional gamers. The post Professional Videogaming Has Doping Scandals, Too appeared first on WIRED.
The World Anti-Doping Agency released its most recent data Wednesday, showing an increase in testing and a decrease in adverse findings among athletes worldwide.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has nabbed another one... and we haven't even gotten to the new drug testing policy from United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Have a seat, Augusto Montano. "Dodger" was unable to dodge a post-fight drug test at UFC 188, which took place last month in Mexico City. Show More Summary
Golf was urged to fully adhere to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) code on Saturday by the IOC president who also said players must accept Olympic-standard testing in the build-up to Rio 2016.
UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo has no intention of moving up a weight class following a new ban on intravenous rehydration by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, and intends to defy any attempts to make him stop. Speaking toShow More Summary
This week, disgraced sports icon Lance Armstrong controversially returns to the Tour de France, a race he won a record seven times from 1999 to 2005 before the US Anti-Doping Agency stripped him of titles in 2012 for using performance-enhancing drugs. Show More Summary
Photo by Universal Images Group/Getty Earlier this year when the UFC announced that it would be handing over all out-of-competition drug-testing duties to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), the response among fighters seemed generally positive. Show More Summary
In early June, the UFC announced it had partnered with the United States Anti-Doping Agency to institute a robust year-round drug-testing program. But what does that mean for the state athletic commissions and their efforts?Filed under: News, UFC
The UFC’s new partnership with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) went into place on July 1. Details are still being unpacked, but one aspect of the new oversight is a ban on the use of IVs for rehydration. B.J. Penn, for one, is thrilled with the new rule.Filed (...)
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight prospect Anthony Birchak called the "shitty" guidelines of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) "fucking dumb," not long after learning that under the organization's new drug-testing...Show More Summary
Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters cut lots of weight, that's just part of the business. For better or worse. But under the new policies of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), who will serve as the independent administratorShow More Summary
Before the US Anti-Doping Agency found that his team ran "the most sophisticated, professionalized and successful doping program that sport has ever seen," Lance Armstrong did what no one had ever done: He won the Tour de France seven times, and he did so consecutively, from 1999 to 2005. Show More Summary
As announced in early June, as part of UFC’s Athlete Marketing and Development Program, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) will serve as the independent third-party administrator of UFC’s year-round Anti-Doping Policy beginning on July 1, 2015... … Continue reading ? The post USADA, UFC make anti-doping policy public appeared first on Boxing News.