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Bach calls for stricter criteria on deeming organisations non-compliant with anti-doping rules

Bach calls for stricter criteria on deeming organisations non-compliant with anti-doping rules

Christopher Kelsall September 25, 2016 0

Forty years hence since very obvious doping had been taking place, at least in the sport of athletics, with East German and Russian and other Eastern Bloc athletes clearly doping under a systematic program,

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Bach calls on IOC membership to suggest ways to reform anti-doping system

Bach calls on IOC membership to suggest ways to reform anti-doping system

Christopher Kelsall September 18, 2016 0

From Inside the Games International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has issued a call to arms to the organisation’s membership for them to contribute to the ongoing process to reform the global anti-doping system. Bach,

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WADA asks Russia for help after Wiggins and Froome among athletes targeted in latest Fancy Bear attack

WADA asks Russia for help after Wiggins and Froome among athletes targeted in latest Fancy Bear attack

Christopher Kelsall September 16, 2016 0

From Inside the Games Russia have been asked to help fight against the hackers who have again infiltrated the website of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and published the confidential information of 25 athletes from

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Doping: Top-52 female 1500-metre runners

Doping: Top-52 female 1500-metre runners

Christopher Kelsall September 10, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Below are the top-52 female 1500-metre runners all-time. These 52 athletes have produced the top-100 times in history. Some have multiple results in the top-100. The 100th fastest

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Statement from Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov

Statement from Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov

Christopher Kelsall August 5, 2016 0

From the Stepanovs: We have been asked by many media whether Yuliya has filed an appeal or will file an appeal to CAS in the hope of overturning the IOC’s decision to not let her

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Over 270 Russians cleared to compete at Olympics as Zhukov claims team “probably cleanest in Rio”

Over 270 Russians cleared to compete at Olympics as Zhukov claims team “probably cleanest in Rio”

Christopher Kelsall August 5, 2016 0

From Inside the Games Alexander Zhukov, President of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), claimed the Russian team was “probably the cleanest in Rio”, as he announced that at least 271 Russian athletes would be permitted

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Zane Robertson Speaks out about Death Threats: “They were real and there was more than one.”

Zane Robertson Speaks out about Death Threats: “They were real and there was more than one.”

Christopher Kelsall July 31, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Russia is not the only country with a doping problem, however, they seem to harbour a culture of dishonesty and their athletes are subject to apparent systematic doping.

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Rio 2016: Yuliya Stepanov accuses IOC of lying, WADA of ignoring warning letter about Russian doping

Rio 2016: Yuliya Stepanov accuses IOC of lying, WADA of ignoring warning letter about Russian doping

Christopher Kelsall July 25, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Yuliya Stepanov, the Russian 800-metre runner who tested positive for performance enhancing drugs, then turned whistleblower on the All Russia Athletics Federation (ARAF), claims that she had informed

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Twenty-three medallists among 45 positives announced by IOC after second wave of Beijing and London retests

Twenty-three medallists among 45 positives announced by IOC after second wave of Beijing and London retests

Christopher Kelsall July 23, 2016 0

From Inside the Games The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have revealed that 30 athletes from Beijing 2008 and 15 from London 2012 have tested positive in the second wave of doping retests from the last

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Top story IOC exploring “legal options” for total Russian ban at Rio 2016

Top story IOC exploring “legal options” for total Russian ban at Rio 2016

Christopher Kelsall July 20, 2016 0

From Inside the Games The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has postponed a decision on Russia’s participation at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro until the end of the week, but is exploring legal

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