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WADA President defends decision to reinstate Russia in open letter

From Inside the Games World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has defended the decision to reinstate the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) in an...
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Calamitous affairs: The IOC and WADA lead sport to potential doping disaster

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), the first governing body of any sport to internationally ban Russia...

WADA defend RUSADA compromise as Scott quits Compliance Review Committee

A compromise which paved the way for the lifting of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency's (RUSADA) suspension has been defended by the World Anti-Doping Agency...
Athletics Illustrated

RUSADA set to be reinstated at WADA Executive Committee meeting

From Inside the Games The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) is set to be reinstated by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee at its meeting...
Athletics Illustrated

RUSADA director general has “no optimism” about potential reinstatement at Seychelles meeting

From Inside the Games Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) director general Yuriy Ganus has said he has "no optimism" about the potential reinstatement of the organisation. The...
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Kenya’s fall from grace should be a sign for Ethiopia to clean up its...

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Kenya’s terrible fall from grace continues unabated. The nation once thought to run purely on talent, elevation, simple...

First WADA approved laboratory in East Africa hailed as “major development” following AIU funded...

From Inside the Games The first World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) approved laboratory in East Africa is to open in Kenya's capital Nairobi, a move hailed...

WADA President left frustrated after Russia fails to respond to suggestions aimed at “purifying”...

From Inside the Games Suggestions aimed at "purifying" the two outstanding criteria required for the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) to be declared compliant have been...

Is IOC President Thomas Bach building an echo chamber filled with yes-men?

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Canadian Dick Pound, who rarely minces words, has been critical of some of the International Olympic Committee’s decisions...

Russian Olympic Committee boss insists doping crisis is “reversed” as IOC support welcomed

From Inside the Games Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Stanislav Pozdnyakov believes the crisis in Russian sport has been reversed and that they are now...