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#Doping

# doping - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Wada welcomes Putin's comments on Russia anti-doping system
# Softening
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# Softening

Wada welcomes Putin's comments on Russia anti-doping system

Mar 1st 2017, 7:10 PM 2,717 Views 3 Comments

The Russian president says they must heed the demands of the McLaren report.

Phelps: I've never been in clean international race
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Phelps: I've never been in clean international race

Mar 1st 2017, 4:17 PM 10,223 Views 5 Comments

Speaking at a US congressional hearing, Phelps said home races were fine though.

# doping - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Women's relay team the latest Russian athletes to be stripped of Olympic medals
# Not So Fast
From The42
# Not So Fast

Women's relay team the latest Russian athletes to be stripped of Olympic medals

Feb 1st 2017, 11:40 AM 3,033 Views 5 Comments

Antonina Krivoshapka has been disqualified from the London Olympics.

# doping - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

New emails suggest Sebastian Coe 'aware' of Russian doping
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

New emails suggest Sebastian Coe 'aware' of Russian doping

Jan 31st 2017, 2:06 PM 2,802 Views 5 Comments

The IAAF president has been accused of misleading British lawmakers.

# doping - Saturday 28 January, 2017

'Rules are rules': Usain Bolt has handed back his 2008 Olympic relay gold
# Stripped
From The42
# Stripped

'Rules are rules': Usain Bolt has handed back his 2008 Olympic relay gold

Jan 28th 2017, 9:30 AM 6,137 Views 9 Comments

Bolt, Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell and Michael Frater surrender medals following Carter’s positive doping test.

# doping - Friday 27 January, 2017

Manchester City accept that they breached the FA's anti-doping rules
# Rule Breach
From The42
# Rule Breach

Manchester City accept that they breached the FA's anti-doping rules

Jan 27th 2017, 6:06 PM 2,863 Views 2 Comments

The case will now go to an Independent Regulatory Commission.

# doping - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Bolt stripped of 2008 Olympic relay gold after Jamaica team-mate tests positive
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Bolt stripped of 2008 Olympic relay gold after Jamaica team-mate tests positive

Jan 25th 2017, 2:42 PM 27,371 Views 39 Comments

Nesta Carter was caught after the re-testing of blood and urine samples from the Beijing Games.

# doping - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids

Jan 17th 2017, 11:52 AM 4,503 Views 0 Comments

Jarrod Mullen has played 211 matches for Newcastle since making his debut 12 years ago.

# doping - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Mark Hunt is suing the UFC for millions over Lesnar's failed drugs test
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Mark Hunt is suing the UFC for millions over Lesnar's failed drugs test

Jan 11th 2017, 9:42 AM 8,356 Views 4 Comments

“I want the UFC to understand it’s not OK to keep doing what they’re doing.”

# doping - Thursday 22 December, 2016

UFC star Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino gets potential Anti-Doping Policy violation
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

UFC star Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino gets potential Anti-Doping Policy violation

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:20 PM 4,939 Views 9 Comments

A statement from the organisation confirmed the news earlier this evening.

# doping - Monday 19 December, 2016

'FIFA are not world doping police' - Infantino
# McLaren Report
From The42
# McLaren Report

'FIFA are not world doping police' - Infantino

Dec 19th 2016, 11:04 AM 1,884 Views 3 Comments

Football’s governing body will not strip Russia of the World Cup.

# doping - Friday 9 December, 2016

New report lays out proof 1,000 Russian athletes took part in 'institutionalised' doping
# Institutional Conspiracy
From The42
# Institutional Conspiracy

New report lays out proof 1,000 Russian athletes took part in 'institutionalised' doping

Dec 9th 2016, 12:06 PM 7,725 Views 21 Comments

Former Moscow doping laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov used salt and coffee to manipulate samples.

# doping - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Greek triple jumper fails third drugs test as IOC sanctions 16 athletes over Beijing Games
# Guilty
From The42
# Guilty

Greek triple jumper fails third drugs test as IOC sanctions 16 athletes over Beijing Games

Nov 17th 2016, 9:50 PM 4,305 Views 1 Comment

Nine of those found guilty were medallists in 2008.

# doping - Friday 21 October, 2016

Four years later, Rob Heffernan will finally be presented with his Olympic medal
# Dream Come True
From The42
# Dream Come True

Four years later, Rob Heffernan will finally be presented with his Olympic medal

Oct 21st 2016, 3:07 PM 15,999 Views 11 Comments

The Irish race walker is looking forward to receiving the bronze at a special ceremony in Cork.

# doping - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

I've never come across doping in rugby - Dan Carter
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

I've never come across doping in rugby - Dan Carter

Oct 19th 2016, 11:52 AM 3,464 Views 7 Comments

“I have full trust that the authorities are making sure that this game is kept clean,” he added.

# doping - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Another scandal for Russian sport as IOC strips weightlifter of London silver
# Positive Test
From The42
# Positive Test

Another scandal for Russian sport as IOC strips weightlifter of London silver

Oct 18th 2016, 7:47 PM 3,417 Views 0 Comments

Apti Aukhadov finished second in the men’s 85kg event four years ago.

# doping - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Team Sky's Nicolas Roche says Bradley Wiggins 'ethically wrong' to use TUEs
# Stormy Skies
From The42
# Stormy Skies

Team Sky's Nicolas Roche says Bradley Wiggins 'ethically wrong' to use TUEs

Oct 11th 2016, 6:12 PM 8,329 Views 16 Comments

The Irish cyclist has criticised his team and the five-time Olympic champion.

Laugh it off: Maria Sharapova back on court for first time after doping ban reduced
# Cannot Be Serious
From The42
# Cannot Be Serious

Laugh it off: Maria Sharapova back on court for first time after doping ban reduced

Oct 11th 2016, 9:12 AM 6,691 Views 5 Comments

John McEnroe, Martina Navratilova and Andy Roddick were among the banned star’s peers at the Las Vegas Charity event.

# doping - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Lance Armstrong offers Paul Kimmage the chance to take him on at Dublin event
# Old Foes
From The42
# Old Foes

Lance Armstrong offers Paul Kimmage the chance to take him on at Dublin event

Sep 28th 2016, 8:36 AM 36,579 Views 59 Comments

The disgraced former cyclist will be in Ireland for the One Zero sports conference in October.

# doping - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

'I have to set a good example, morally and ethically': Froome calls for urgent TUE reform
# Fancy Bears
From The42
# Fancy Bears

'I have to set a good example, morally and ethically': Froome calls for urgent TUE reform

Sep 27th 2016, 1:39 PM 4,288 Views 7 Comments

Statement comes as Bradley Wiggins faces continuing scrutiny over his medical exemptions.

# doping - Monday 26 September, 2016

'I trust the process': Brailsford says Wiggins TUEs were not performance-enhancing
# Grey Sky
From The42
# Grey Sky

'I trust the process': Brailsford says Wiggins TUEs were not performance-enhancing

Sep 26th 2016, 7:03 PM 4,426 Views 10 Comments

Team Sky GM finally breaks his silence on TUE revelations.

# doping - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Wiggins's former doctor questions TUE use
# Wiggo
From The42
# Wiggo

Wiggins's former doctor questions TUE use

Sep 24th 2016, 11:17 AM 6,288 Views 8 Comments

Wiggins’s TUE history was made public last week when his medical records were leaked.

# doping - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Controversial sprinter Tyson Gay in surprise bid to make US bobsleigh team
# Cool Runnings
From The42
# Cool Runnings

Controversial sprinter Tyson Gay in surprise bid to make US bobsleigh team

Sep 21st 2016, 9:03 AM 5,856 Views 8 Comments

The 34-year-old is joined by fellow Olympic runner Ryan Bailey.

# doping - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

'Mo has nothing to hide': Farah and Nadal defend drug use after latest record leaks
# Fancy Bears
From The42
# Fancy Bears

'Mo has nothing to hide': Farah and Nadal defend drug use after latest record leaks

Sep 20th 2016, 10:10 AM 5,729 Views 18 Comments

Athletes obtained TUEs which allowed them to take banned substances for medical reasons.

# doping - Friday 16 September, 2016

Weightlifter sent home from Rio for doping set to win London 2012 bronze despite finishing 9th
# Dopes
From The42
# Dopes

Weightlifter sent home from Rio for doping set to win London 2012 bronze despite finishing 9th

Sep 16th 2016, 8:13 AM 6,200 Views 7 Comments

Poland’s Tomasz Zielinski will receive a bronze medal after six competitors from London tested positive.

# doping - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Cuban doper told to return Olympic medal but it looks like it's been sold on eBay
# Money Spinner
From The42
# Money Spinner

Cuban doper told to return Olympic medal but it looks like it's been sold on eBay

Sep 1st 2016, 6:16 PM 10,860 Views 3 Comments

Yarelys Barrios won silver in Beijing but has tested positive for a banned substance following a retroactive drug test.

# doping - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Three athletes disqualified from Olympic Games after failing drug tests
# You're Outta Here
From The42
# You're Outta Here

Three athletes disqualified from Olympic Games after failing drug tests

Aug 18th 2016, 10:12 PM 14,457 Views 15 Comments

Brazilian cyclist Kleber Ramos and Chinese swimmer Xinyi Chen are the competitors in question.

# doping - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

"It comes back to him at the end of the day" - Boxing community reacts after Michael O'Reilly leaves Olympic Games
# Olympic Games
# Olympic Games

"It comes back to him at the end of the day" - Boxing community reacts after Michael O'Reilly leaves Olympic Games

Aug 10th 2016, 9:43 AM 30,891 Views 43 Comments

Michael O’Reilly is due back in Ireland by Friday after he was sent home from the Olympics.

# doping - Monday 8 August, 2016

'Zero tolerance' for doping, insists Zaur, as Irish boxing team break their silence
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

'Zero tolerance' for doping, insists Zaur, as Irish boxing team break their silence

Aug 8th 2016, 6:10 AM 11,862 Views 4 Comments

Confusion continues as Michael O’Reilly’s drugs appeal expected to be heard early this week.

# doping - Friday 5 August, 2016

'He's effortless in the ring. He has the talent. It's just a problem with his discipline'
# Michael O'Reilly
From The42
# Michael O'Reilly

'He's effortless in the ring. He has the talent. It's just a problem with his discipline'

Aug 5th 2016, 12:05 AM 11,391 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s boxers can keep their focus as O’Reilly controversy develops, says Kenneth Egan.

# doping - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Irish Olympic boxer Michael O'Reilly has failed a doping test
# Rio 2016
From The42
# Rio 2016

Irish Olympic boxer Michael O'Reilly has failed a doping test

Aug 4th 2016, 6:11 PM 106,720 Views 101 Comments

Portlaoise middleweight provisionally suspended but indicates that he still expects to compete in Rio.

# doping - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Russia escapes blanket ban from 2016 Olympics
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Russia escapes blanket ban from 2016 Olympics

Jul 24th 2016, 3:13 PM 18,936 Views 62 Comments

An IOC statement released today said it “was guided by a fundamental rule of the Olympic Charter to protect clean athletes and the integrity of sport”.

# doping - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Banned: Russia's track and field athletes lose their appeal to compete at Rio Olympics
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Banned: Russia's track and field athletes lose their appeal to compete at Rio Olympics

Jul 21st 2016, 10:30 AM 17,631 Views 68 Comments

Decision paves the way for a blanket ban on the entire Russian team.

# doping - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Two South African rugby union players fail drugs tests
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Two South African rugby union players fail drugs tests

Jul 20th 2016, 3:18 PM 14,182 Views 20 Comments

The players are from two separate unions.

IOC reluctant to ban Russia from Rio, will take a week to decide
# Exclusion
From The42
# Exclusion

IOC reluctant to ban Russia from Rio, will take a week to decide

Jul 20th 2016, 2:23 PM 8,625 Views 16 Comments

The Games’ governing body are cutting it tight for the world’s biggest country.

Brock Lesnar failed a second drug test at UFC 200
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Brock Lesnar failed a second drug test at UFC 200

Jul 20th 2016, 12:30 PM 30,696 Views 63 Comments

The UFC fighter and WWE wrestler is facing a lengthy ban after his in-competition sample tested positive for the same banned substance.

# doping - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Disgraced Russian runner ordered to repay €475,000 in prize money
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Disgraced Russian runner ordered to repay €475,000 in prize money

Jul 19th 2016, 7:51 PM 7,767 Views 3 Comments

Liliya Shobukhova won the London Marathon in 2010 and finished second the following year.

IOC to 'explore legal options' for Rio ban on all Russian athletes
# Hard Line
From The42
# Hard Line

IOC to 'explore legal options' for Rio ban on all Russian athletes

Jul 19th 2016, 4:14 PM 9,177 Views 21 Comments

The governing body has promised to impose ‘the toughest sanctions available’ in the wake of the McLaren report.

How Russia doped: A hole in the wall, a secret urine bank and table salt
# No Stone Unturned
From The42
# No Stone Unturned

How Russia doped: A hole in the wall, a secret urine bank and table salt

Jul 19th 2016, 9:35 AM 6,562 Views 7 Comments

Night-time visits by Russian secret service agents were also part of the scheme, the McLaren report claims.

'Foreign footballer in Russia was protected after failed drugs test' - report
# Scandal
From The42
# Scandal

'Foreign footballer in Russia was protected after failed drugs test' - report

Jul 19th 2016, 6:45 AM 6,143 Views 3 Comments

As a result Wada has called on Fifa to investigate sports minister Vitaly Mutko, the president of the Russian football federation and chief organiser of the 2018 World Cup.