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#Doping

# doping - Monday 18 July, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Russia blasted over doping report, double-header for Croker and today's sport
# Monday
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# Monday

We'll Leave It There So: Russia blasted over doping report, double-header for Croker and today's sport

Jul 18th 2016, 8:00 PM 15,676 Views 7 Comments

Elsewhere, four Irish U20 players have joined the Connacht academy and Peter Sagan wins a cracking sprint finish in the Tour de France.

Wada calls for Russia to be banned from all international competition, including Rio Olympics
# Revelations
From The42
# Revelations

Wada calls for Russia to be banned from all international competition, including Rio Olympics

Jul 18th 2016, 4:10 PM 18,082 Views 50 Comments

The McLaren report says the nation used a complex state-supported doping scheme at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

# doping - Friday 15 July, 2016

IRFU anti-doping report shows testing increased last season with no failed tests
# A Bit Of Needle
From The42
# A Bit Of Needle

IRFU anti-doping report shows testing increased last season with no failed tests

Jul 15th 2016, 3:46 PM 3,779 Views 1 Comment

The World Cup is the main reason for a dramatic increase to testing of the senior men.

# doping - Monday 11 July, 2016

Maria Sharapova ruled out of Rio Olympics after CAS delays decision
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Maria Sharapova ruled out of Rio Olympics after CAS delays decision

Jul 11th 2016, 11:57 AM 3,936 Views 3 Comments

Russia’s participation at the Games, which begin on August 5, is already under fierce scrutiny.

# doping - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Kenyan doctors claim they supplied British athletes with performance-enhancing drugs
# Doping
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# Doping

Kenyan doctors claim they supplied British athletes with performance-enhancing drugs

Jul 10th 2016, 4:14 PM 6,517 Views 5 Comments

Concerning allegations were made in The Sunday Times.

# doping - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Tyson Fury issues statement denying doping allegations
# Wasn't Me
From The42
# Wasn't Me

Tyson Fury issues statement denying doping allegations

Jun 26th 2016, 3:16 PM 6,130 Views 5 Comments

Fury’s team are “baffled” by claims that he tested positive for banned anabolic steroid nandrolone last year.

# doping - Friday 17 June, 2016

IAAF uphold ban on Russian athletes ahead of Olympic Games
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

IAAF uphold ban on Russian athletes ahead of Olympic Games

Jun 17th 2016, 3:59 PM 9,552 Views 16 Comments

A task force found that they did not meet the criteria needed to lift the ban and no vote was taken in Vienna today.

# doping - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Spanish court orders Operation Puerto blood bags are released
# Operation Puerto
From The42
# Operation Puerto

Spanish court orders Operation Puerto blood bags are released

Jun 14th 2016, 11:19 AM 6,738 Views 8 Comments

This could have huge implications.

# doping - Saturday 11 June, 2016

UFC star Chad Mendes popped for 'potential anti-doping violation'
# Mini Mendes
From The42
# Mini Mendes

UFC star Chad Mendes popped for 'potential anti-doping violation'

Jun 11th 2016, 9:32 AM 8,031 Views 5 Comments

The featherweight was tested by USADA.

# doping - Friday 10 June, 2016

IAAF suspends deputy director over allegations of Russian doping cover-up
# Drugs In Sport
From The42
# Drugs In Sport

IAAF suspends deputy director over allegations of Russian doping cover-up

Jun 10th 2016, 3:01 PM 2,236 Views 0 Comments

Nick Davies sent an email to the son of Lamine Diack which outlined a plan to delay bans for Russian drug cheats until after the 2013 World Championships.

# doping - Monday 18 April, 2016

'Tennis is clean' - Becker condemns 'out of order' Murray over doping suspicions
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

'Tennis is clean' - Becker condemns 'out of order' Murray over doping suspicions

Apr 18th 2016, 8:52 AM 7,618 Views 11 Comments

Boris Becker, the coach of Novak Djokovic, is angry.

# doping - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Four NFL players hit with four-game suspensions for PED violations
# Doping
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# Doping

Four NFL players hit with four-game suspensions for PED violations

Apr 9th 2016, 10:33 AM 4,353 Views 2 Comments

Jalen Collins, Demetri Goodson, Aaron Colvin and Andrew Turzilli will all sit out the first four games of the 2016 season.

# doping - Friday 8 April, 2016

If football has a doping problem, do fans and media deserve some of the blame?
# Column
From The42
# Column

If football has a doping problem, do fans and media deserve some of the blame?

Apr 8th 2016, 3:00 PM 12,585 Views 19 Comments

Expecting the drug testing regime to catch drug use in football is like trying to break into Fort Knox with a pea-shooter, writes TV3′s Tommy Martin.

John Leonard column: I know the effect drugs have... but I wouldn't have doped to be Dubs #1
# Lenny
From The42
# Lenny

John Leonard column: I know the effect drugs have... but I wouldn't have doped to be Dubs #1

Apr 8th 2016, 8:00 AM 18,456 Views 14 Comments

“If I had been drug tested when I was U21 Dublin keeper, they would have found positive test results for cannabis, ecstasy and probably some amphetamines too.”

# doping - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Sport Ireland driving to improve education after one positive PED test in 2015
# Drugs In Sport
From The42
# Drugs In Sport

Sport Ireland driving to improve education after one positive PED test in 2015

Apr 7th 2016, 4:29 PM 2,521 Views 0 Comments

Two of the three positive tests last year were for a cocaine metabolite, and one of those cases is still pending.

# doping - Sunday 3 April, 2016

British sport rocked as Arsenal, Chelsea and Leicester embroiled in major doping exposé
# Revelations
From The42
# Revelations

British sport rocked as Arsenal, Chelsea and Leicester embroiled in major doping exposé

Apr 3rd 2016, 10:37 AM 57,164 Views 63 Comments

Dr Mark Bonar was secretly taped by investigators from The Sunday Times.

# doping - Monday 14 March, 2016

'I'm gonna sue her' - Nadal insists he will take legal action over doping claims
# Drugs In Sport
From The42
# Drugs In Sport

'I'm gonna sue her' - Nadal insists he will take legal action over doping claims

Mar 14th 2016, 12:30 PM 53,721 Views 48 Comments

The Spanish tennis star is tired of accusations made by people like former French sports minister Roselyne Bachelot.

# doping - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Real Madrid issue support for Rafa Nadal following doping accusation
# Backing
From The42
# Backing

Real Madrid issue support for Rafa Nadal following doping accusation

Mar 12th 2016, 4:01 PM 11,752 Views 17 Comments

The club have defended the tennis star after recent allegations about him.

Sharapova denies receiving five warnings about meldonium
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Sharapova denies receiving five warnings about meldonium

Mar 12th 2016, 9:43 AM 17,966 Views 24 Comments

After her positive drugs test, Maria Sharapova denied being warned multiple times about meldonium being added to WADA’s prohibited list.

# doping - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Nadal sick of dealing with doping suspicions and feels 'Sharapova must be punished'
# Keep It Clean
From The42
# Keep It Clean

Nadal sick of dealing with doping suspicions and feels 'Sharapova must be punished'

Mar 10th 2016, 1:27 PM 5,857 Views 5 Comments

The Spaniard has used stem-cell therapy and Platelet Rich Plasma therapy in the past to aid his recovery from injury.

# doping - Monday 15 February, 2016

Disgraced ex-chief of Russia's anti-doping agency dies suddenly
# Sudden Death
From The42
# Sudden Death

Disgraced ex-chief of Russia's anti-doping agency dies suddenly

Feb 15th 2016, 9:21 AM 27,202 Views 53 Comments

Nikita Kamayev fell ill while skiing.

# doping - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Convicted Kenyan dopers claim they were asked for bribes to reduce suspensions
# Allegations
From The42
# Allegations

Convicted Kenyan dopers claim they were asked for bribes to reduce suspensions

Feb 10th 2016, 4:08 PM 3,648 Views 2 Comments

Joy Sakari and Francisca Koki Manunga made the allegations this afternoon.

# doping - Sunday 7 February, 2016

There are no protections in place for clean athletes to expose dopers - Mark English
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

There are no protections in place for clean athletes to expose dopers - Mark English

Feb 7th 2016, 10:00 AM 11,754 Views 9 Comments

The Donegal runner admits Seb Coe’s IAAF presidency has been ‘frustrating’.

# doping - Friday 5 February, 2016

Sonia O'Sullivan could be in line for World Championship medals after Chinese drug revelations
# Allegations
From The42
# Allegations

Sonia O'Sullivan could be in line for World Championship medals after Chinese drug revelations

Feb 5th 2016, 9:59 AM 36,849 Views 43 Comments

Reports in China suggest athletes were involved in state-sponsored doping in the 1990s.

# doping - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Bullish Peyton Manning guarantees that HGH investigation will find 'a big fat nothing'
# Spotlight
From The42
# Spotlight

Bullish Peyton Manning guarantees that HGH investigation will find 'a big fat nothing'

Feb 2nd 2016, 8:50 AM 5,131 Views 4 Comments

Manning set to become the oldest starting quarterback in Super Bowl history on Sunday.

# doping - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Wenger 'convinced' English clubs aren't doping
# Keep It Clean
From The42
# Keep It Clean

Wenger 'convinced' English clubs aren't doping

Jan 21st 2016, 5:58 PM 2,876 Views 4 Comments

The Arsenal manager has long been outspoken on the subject, calling for blood testing to be introduced in 2013.

# doping - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

GAA confirms it will start blood testing in 2016
# Blood Testing
From The42
# Blood Testing

GAA confirms it will start blood testing in 2016

Dec 16th 2015, 1:04 PM 14,617 Views 43 Comments

Previously the organisation had only tested urine samples.

# doping - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

'I can look at a man and tell you if he's full of drugs by one glance at his body'
# Let Them Dope
From The42
# Let Them Dope

'I can look at a man and tell you if he's full of drugs by one glance at his body'

Nov 24th 2015, 10:09 AM 9,116 Views 5 Comments

Tyson Fury says doping should be legal as he believes 99 per cent of sportspeople are guilty of it.

# doping - Friday 13 November, 2015

Russia provisionally suspended by IAAF over doping controversy
# Suspension
From The42
# Suspension

Russia provisionally suspended by IAAF over doping controversy

Nov 13th 2015, 9:52 PM 2,274 Views 1 Comment

The decision was taken by athletics’ governing body this evening.

# doping - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

'Very strong' case for Rob Heffernan to be upgraded to Olympic bronze - agent
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

'Very strong' case for Rob Heffernan to be upgraded to Olympic bronze - agent

Nov 11th 2015, 9:08 AM 10,419 Views 12 Comments

London 2012 winner Kirdyapkin is one of the Russian athletes named in explosive WADA investigation.

# doping - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

'Either you were asleep on the job, or corrupt?' - Jon Snow gives Seb Coe a grilling fit for a lord
# Doping
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# Doping

'Either you were asleep on the job, or corrupt?' - Jon Snow gives Seb Coe a grilling fit for a lord

Nov 10th 2015, 9:28 AM 10,060 Views 15 Comments

IAAF President Coe forced to defend his position in a hard-hitting Channel 4 interview.

# doping - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Drugs in football? New report shows 7.7% of top-level players have high testosterone levels
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Drugs in football? New report shows 7.7% of top-level players have high testosterone levels

Sep 20th 2015, 10:23 AM 13,389 Views 22 Comments

The governing body have played down the figures quoted and says no definitive conclusions can be drawn.

# doping - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Paula Radcliffe likens pressure to release blood data to abuse
# Allegations
From The42
# Allegations

Paula Radcliffe likens pressure to release blood data to abuse

Sep 10th 2015, 7:55 PM 6,562 Views 8 Comments

“I don’t need to do that — I know that I’m clean.”

# doping - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Paula Radcliffe releases 1,700-word statement hitting back at doping allegations
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Paula Radcliffe releases 1,700-word statement hitting back at doping allegations

Sep 8th 2015, 5:39 PM 7,432 Views 19 Comments

‘I can no longer maintain by silence.’

RTL hit back at Boudjellal and link Toulon players to growth hormones
# Drugs In Sport
From The42
# Drugs In Sport

RTL hit back at Boudjellal and link Toulon players to growth hormones

Sep 8th 2015, 5:22 PM 8,031 Views 9 Comments

The drama continues in Toulon…

Boudjellal defends Toulon after doping allegations in French media
# Allegations
From The42
# Allegations

Boudjellal defends Toulon after doping allegations in French media

Sep 8th 2015, 10:35 AM 12,980 Views 9 Comments

It has been alleged that pharmacies in Toulon were illegally providing players with products.

# doping - Sunday 6 September, 2015

South African rugby international gets two-year ban for doping
# Drugs In Sport
From The42
# Drugs In Sport

South African rugby international gets two-year ban for doping

Sep 6th 2015, 3:54 PM 10,801 Views 9 Comments

Chiliboy Ralepelle tested positive for the banned substance drostanolone.

# doping - Monday 31 August, 2015

Doping remains firmly in the spotlight despite Beijing fireworks
# More To Do
From The42
# More To Do

Doping remains firmly in the spotlight despite Beijing fireworks

Aug 31st 2015, 9:17 PM 4,091 Views 1 Comment

There’s a lot to ponder for the new IAAF president ahead of next year’s Olympic Games.

# doping - Thursday 27 August, 2015

'I don't care what place Gatlin came, everything is not okay and athletics needs to accept that'
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

'I don't care what place Gatlin came, everything is not okay and athletics needs to accept that'

Aug 27th 2015, 10:40 AM 29,096 Views 7 Comments

We spoke to The Sports Gene author David Epstein about doping in sport.

# doping - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Two Kenyans fail drug tests at World Athletics Championships
# Doping
From The42
# Doping

Two Kenyans fail drug tests at World Athletics Championships

Aug 26th 2015, 12:41 PM 6,273 Views 7 Comments

The country was already covered by a cloud of suspicion.