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Second Independent Commission Report: Who declawed the tiger?

© Copyright - 2015 - Athletics Illustrated Part two of WADA’s Independent Commission report was released January 14th near Munich. The IC panel of three...

Twenty-three athletes fail drugs tests after London 2012 reanalysis

Inside the Games Twenty-three athletes have tested positive for banned substances following reanalysis of samples from the London 2012 Olympics, it has been confirmed. The athletes...

Dick Pound attacked by IOC colleague

From Inside the Games Richard Pound has accused his International Olympic Committee (IOC) colleague Gerardo Werthein of an "extraordinary attack" in a fiery exchange which...

Olympic Summit calls for all athlete commissions to be elected in apparent dig at...

All sports organisations have been once again urged to elect Athlete Commissions in order to "respect the principles of democratic legitimacy, universality and diversity"...

Helleland claims call from WADA Presidential rival to stand down as vice-president “offensive” and...

From Inside the Games World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Presidential candidate Linda Helleland has accused rival Witold Bańka of making "offensive" statements and acting in "bad...
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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...

IOC decision to lift ban on Russia after Pyeongchang 2018 provokes widespread anger

From Inside the Games A group of National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs) have stepped up their criticism of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) following the decision...

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

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated Yuliya Stepanov, the Russian 800-metre runner who tested positive for performance enhancing drugs, then turned whistleblower on the...

Rita Jeptoo and 11 other Doping Sanctions

© Copyright - 2015 - Athletics Illustrated Kenya’s fastest active female marathon runner, Rita Jeptoo, has been suspended by Athletics Kenya for two years. She...

IOC Executive Board member calls for negotiations to break Russian deadlock with IAAF and...

From Inside the Games International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board member Nenad Lalovic has called for negotiations to resolve the deadlock surrounding Russia’s efforts to...