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The 38 members of the WADA Committee met two weeks ago in Glasgow, to discuss various reform proposals and for the re-election of the incumbent president Craig Reedie for three more years. Russia‘s scarce antidoping policy, which led to its exclusion from the  [ Read More ]

Russia introduces the crime of doping inciting

The doping scandal that hit Russia in the last period and that led to the country’s exclusion from the competitions resulted into the government improving its anti-doping laws, in order to be allowed into competitions again. A few days ago a draft law which  [ Read More ]

This year at Olympic Games we did not have the opportunity to see one of the best jumper of all time: Yelena Isinabyeva. Because of the Russian disqualification from the competition, all the Russian athletes, with the exception of Dariya Klishina, who has been  [ Read More ]

One again the Court of Arbitration for Sports has been asked to rule on athletics matter in Rio 2016. Yesterday the news of IAAF revoking Darya Klishina‘s allowance to compete despite Russia’s ban emerged. IAAF decided to accept her entry because she is  [ Read More ]

Falls to zero the number of Russian athletes who will take part in athletics competitions in Rio; the solely admitted athlete, the long jumper Darya Klishina, in fact has been suspended by IAAF. CAS general secretary Matthieu Reeb, confirmed to the russian  [ Read More ]

Some days ago, the CIO decided to leave the Federations of the various sports to choose if the Russian athletes can participate in Olympic Games or not, so as they can directly decide which athlete to enroll for Rio. IAAF  [ Read More ]

Russia is again involved in a doping scandal that seems will not calm down; 14 athletes failed the first test carried out on the samples of the Olympic Games Beijing 2008 and 11 of them are from Track&Field. After Anna Chicherova, Olympic high jump champion in London 2012, TAS  [ Read More ]

Some day ago WADA spread the news that the samples collected during the Beijing Olympic Games in 2008 have been re-tested and 31 positive cases have been found in different sports and countries. Today, a Russian news agency announced the first name of the athlete suspected  [ Read More ]

Valerie Adams has no room for kindness during her interview by New Zealand Herald and when asked about she serenely states to be extremely in favour of Russia’s exclusion from Rio Games. Adams suffered this scourge as much as any  [ Read More ]

Numerous doping cases occurred in the last period but some of these positivities could go unpunished; in fact, according to the rules it is not possible retest the Helsinki 2005 champions since too much time passed. This is what emerges from a WADA email  [ Read More ]

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The list of the athletes that ran away from Cuba gathers a new  [ Read More ]

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Yesterday in Tampere, Finland, has been held the classic Nordic Indoor Match,  [ Read More ]

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Next Friday, on the 20th of January, the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon will take  [ Read More ]

Ashton Eaton and Bri...

Sad news for Track&Field arrived yesterday evening. The decathlon WR holder Ashton  [ Read More ]

VIDEO: Konrad Bukowi...

During this season we heard a lot about a young polish thrower:  [ Read More ]

VIDEO: Genzebe Dibab...

Incredibile Diamond League in  Monaco. To light up the evening this time is  [ Read More ]

PHOTO: European Athl...

Last sunday in Italy have been held the European Athletics Cross Country  [ Read More ]

Sweden wins the Finn...

Day two of the Finnkampen / Ruotsiottelu in Tampere was welcomed by  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: Combined Eve...

Yesterday in Caorle, Italy, the Combined Events International Match between France, Switzerland  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: London Diamo...

Bolt’s return, Kendra Harrison’s World Record, Mo Farah’s World Lead. This has  [ Read More ]

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Last week in Amsterdam was time for the biggest track and field  [ Read More ]

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