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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...

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...

Russia continues to be non-compliant; WADA continues to lose credibility

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated The Dec. 31 deadline for the World Anti-Doping Agency to be given access to the Moscow Laboratory and...
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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...
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Rio Olympic marathon silver medallist and Kenyan national coach suspended

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced on Tuesday that Eunice Kirwa of Bahrain has been provisionally suspended for...

Russian lab “ready” for WADA visit; smells of tampering and manipulation

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated One can only imagine the machinations and scrambling that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) went through to make...

Russian stalling tactics evoke cowardice of the Battle of Smolensk

© Copyright - 2018 - Athletics Illustrated Is Russia is playing roulette with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) by refusing to allow a team into...

WADA threaten to legally challenge International Federations if Russian cases not pursued

From Inside the Games World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) officials have reminded international governing bodies that they are prepared to challenge them in the courts if they...

Critics of WADA decision to reinstate Russia are about politics not clean sport, claims...

Sir Craig Reedie, president of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been criticised in the past for making comments around anti-doping. This time, he...

The IAAF needs to remove Justin Gatlin’s entire competitive history, to be taken seriously

© Copyright - 2017 - Athletics Illustrated Just as a leopard cannot change its spots, Justin Gatlin apparently cannot change his cheating ways. To be taken...