Home Editorial WADA & Doping

WADA & Doping

All editorial content to do with WADA and doping issues around the world.

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...

Statement: Blood experts, Michael Ashenden and Robin Parisotto, respond to serious reservations expressed by...

Overview We note the concerns raised by the IAAF with regard to the analyses we undertook of the data. We have rebutted each and every...

CAS upholds life bans imposed by IAAF on Diack, Balakhnichev and Melnikov

With their incredible track records of extortion, bribery, cover-ups, and lies, one would assume that Papa Massata Diack, Valentin Balakhnichev and Alexei Melnikov, would never work...

Guilty Russian drug cheat is permitted to compete early after “cooperating with WADA”

© Copyright - 2015 - Athletics Illustrated The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has decided to reduce guilty drug cheat Liliya Shobukhova's doping ban. Shobukhova's ban was...

Athletics Kenya chief executive asks to stand aside for 21 days over bribery claims

From Inside the Games (see below regarding Papa Massata Diack's arrest Athletics Kenya chief executive Isaac Mwangi has asked to step aside for 21 days...

To the IAAF: Ban Russia Now

© Copyright - 2014 - Athletics Illustrated In order to save the venerable sport of athletics from becoming viewed merely as a pathetic niche spectacle...

Moscow lab reaccredited by World Anti-Doping Agency

Inside the Games The Moscow Laboratory has been partly reaccredited by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to enable it to resume analysis of blood samples. This...

Turkey tests positive again and poor Ben Johnson

© Copyright - 2013 - Athletics Illustrated Join the discussion thread here. More shame has been thrust upon the nation of Turkey today, as nine more...

Third-World Doping Cheats Are Testing Positive: What Has Changed?

© Copyright - 2014 - Athletics Illustrated Two of the world’s superpowers in the sport of athletics are Jamaica in sprinting and Kenya in middle-distance...

Russian Yuliya Stepanova to run under neutral flag

Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated   A three-person committee working within the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) doping review board has voted unanimously to...