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CEO of Anti-Doping Agency Comments on NFL's HGH Blood-Testing Setup

It seems all the anticipation about the NFL implementing HGH testing seems to be misguided, because a new report suggests that only a misguided player would fail a test. A new analysis from The Associated Press, via ESPN.com, found that...Show More Summary

Anti-doping officials begin enforcement of new substance bans

3 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Following reports that Russian athletes inhaled xenon to boost their performance at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, the World Anti-Doping Agency has announced it will begin enforcing a new ban on the gas beginning early next week.

The Score: Lance Armstrong's two-year cycle

Two years ago today, Lance Armstrong quit cycling to spend more time with his lawyers. It was the night of Aug. 23, 2012, when Armstrong abandoned his bitter fight with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, letting a deadline pass without filing a necessary rebuttal to USADA’s charges that he led a doping conspiracy and a ruthless cover-up campaign.

IOC and WADA striving to create ‘a clean generation’

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) hopes its education programmes will serve as an introduction to some of the key issues that teenage athletes face, branding them the ‘play true generation’. A booth at the Youth Olympic Village isShow More Summary

What Andy Roddick's Rant About Tennis' Doping Rules Proves

Andy Roddick might have retired from tennis, but he certainly hasn't retired from ranting. The former U.S. Open champion took the USTA and World Anti-Doping Agency ( WADA ) to task on his Fox Sports podcast over his denial of a U.S.Show More Summary

Cycling officials vow to fight doping at Tour de France

International cycling officials will team with a French anti-doping agency to test for cheaters at the upcoming Tour de France.

Track coach fights anti-doping officials in court

A courtroom struggle is brewing between track coach Jon Drummond and the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.

Arlington-based track coach Jon Drummond files lawsuit against sprinter Tyson Gay regarding performance-enhancing drugs

Jon Drummond, a two-time Olympic medalist and current track coach in Arlington, filed suit in Tarrant County District Court this week against sprinter Tyson Gay, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency and Travis Tygart, USADA’s chief executive officer. Drummond is seeking damages … Continue reading ?

Tyson Gay: Cooperation, ‘Doing The Right Thing’, Earn Him Reduced Suspension For Steroid Violation

Tyson Gay, the Olympic sprinter and four-time U.S. 100-meter champion that tested positive for anabolic steroids last June, has been handed down a reduced one-year suspension for his indiscretion, by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. After hearing that he’d tested positive, Gay voluntarily opted out of the 2013 world championships and hasn’t put on his spikes

U.S. sprinter Gay eligible to compete next month

Steroid-positive American sprinter Tyson Gay will be eligible to compete again next month after his cooperation with an ongoing investigation led the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to reduce his suspension from two years to one.

California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) issues 'total ban' on testosterone replacement therapy (TRT)

But depending on proposed regulations, CSAC could allow fighters to obtain a therapeutic use exemption (TUE) in the future, if they can meet standards set by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The California State Athletic Comission...Show More Summary

US Anti-Doping Head: A-Rod PED Regimen Most 'Potent' and 'Sophisticated' Ever

U.S. Anti-Doping Agency CEO Travis Tygart said New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez's PED regimen was "probably the most potent and sophisticated drug program developed for an athlete that we've ever seen." "At the end of the day,"...Show More Summary

IOC Executive Board Meeting on 10 December 2013 – Information for the media

The EB is scheduled to receive reports from various IOC Commissions, including the Athletes’ Commission; the summer and winter International Federations; the National Olympic Committees; and the World Anti-Doping Agency. Reports on the...Show More Summary

Jamaica's Drug Testing Programme Under the Microscope

Jamaica's drug testing program is under fire thanks to a recent investigation by the World Anti-Doping Agency. Conversation about the controversy has been rife on Twitter.

Michael Phelps Back in Drug-Testing Program

Michael Phelps is back in the U.S. drug-testing program, the strongest sign yet that he’s returning for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says Phelps was among the athletes who underwent doping tests in the third quarter, the period ending Sept. Show More Summary

IOC Athletes’ Commission Chair: Clean athletes fully support stronger anti-doping measures

Speaking at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)’s 2013 World Conference on Doping in Sport in Johannesburg, South Africa, former Olympic fencer Bokel said that she understood the inconveniences athletes had to endure due to anti-doping...Show More Summary

UFC 168: Travis Browne joins Josh Barnett for WADA drug testing on ZUFFA's dime

Turns out the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) isn't picking on Josh Barnett. Not long after "The Warmaster" was ordered to undergo random World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) drug testing, opponent Travis Browne has been asked toShow More Summary

Jamaican Track and Field Feeling Heat

The Associated Press is reporting the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission has officially been audited by the World Anti-Doping Agency on charges of inconsistent out-of-competition drug testing in the months leading up to the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Show More Summary

AP NewsBreak: World doping agency to probe Jamaica

A year after Usain Bolt made history at the London Olympics and declared himself "a living legend," a bombshell dropped largely unnoticed in The Gleaner, the Caribbean's oldest newspaper: A former director of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission alleged the island didn't drug-test its athletes for entire months before they dazzled at the Summer Games.

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