By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2020 06:30 PM IST
Sangwan was banned for a year in December 2019 after testing positive for Acetazolamide, listed as a diuretic and masking agent under World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) 2019 Prohibited List.
By Agence France-Presse | Lausanne
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2020 04:59 PM IST
The Swiss-based CAS upheld the appeal by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) against the international swimming federation (FINA) and Sun, one of China’s most recognisable athletes who had already served a doping ban in 2014.
By AFP | Los Angeles
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2020 09:52 PM IST
The US Anti-Doping Agency said Friday that Strange tested positive for the hormone dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) at the worlds last August -- where he won the competition in his age and weight category.
By AFP | Moscow
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2019 06:10 PM IST
The decision will have to be communicated to WADA before the end of the month, triggering the appeal process in the Lausanne-based Court of Arbitration for Sport.
By AFP | Moscow
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2019 08:25 AM IST
It is likely to present more difficulties for Russian athletes wanting to compete on the world stage and for federations who are planning to stage events in a country that has often been a welcoming haven for some of the world’s less wealthy sports.
By Rajesh Pansare | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2019 08:16 AM IST
After a doping ban of eight months ended on Friday, it was a nice feeling for the 20-year-old, who scored 63 off 39 balls in his first comeback game at the Wankhede Stadium.
Weightlifter Ravi Kumar’s doping ban to affect India’s Olympics quota places? IWLF official gives clear answer
By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2019 04:51 PM IST
The new International Weightlifting Federation (IWF)’s rule state that any nation with 20 or more violations at international events (WADA tested) between 2008 and 2020 will have just one male and one female weightlifter.
By Agence France-Presse | New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2019 12:41 PM IST
The 31-year-old Kumar, who won the 69kg title at the 2010 Commonwealth Games and a silver in 2014 (77kg), tested positive for Ostarine, media reports said.
By AFP | Putrajaya, Malaysia
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2019 02:49 PM IST
The sinewy Lee, blessed with lightning reflexes, retired on Thursday after a 19-year career with a plot like a soap opera, including a doping ban and a frightening brush with cancer
By AFP | Paris
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2019 11:23 PM IST
Sumgong, whose triumph at the 2016 Rio Games made her the first Kenyan woman to win the Olympic marathon crown, was found to have provided “fraudulent medical information”.
By AP | London
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2019 02:17 PM IST
The Hammers on Monday announced the signing of the 31-year-old Nasri, who is available to play from Tuesday after an 18-month ban for receiving an intravenous treatment at a Los Angeles clinic in breach of the World Anti-Doping Agency’s rules.
By AFP | Kuala Lumpur
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 02:23 PM IST
The world number five and three-time Olympic silver medallist also posted pictures on social media of himself and his wife smiling and holding their children to mark his 36th birthday on Sunday.
By Abhishek Paul | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2018 10:01 AM IST
According to the website of the erstwhile Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) which got derecognised in 2014, Panghal was absent from the boxing scene for two years after the first Dr BR Ambedkar All India Men’s Boxing Tournament in Visakhapatnam in August 2012.
BCCI names dope-tainted Abhishek Gupta in Duleep Trophy squad, replaces him later with Akshay Wadkar
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi/Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2018 11:30 PM IST
The BCCI has named Punjab wicket-keeper batsman Abhishek Gupta in the Indian Red squad for Duleep Trophy despite the fact that he is serving a doping ban till September 14.
By Agence France-Presse | Agence France-Presse, London
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2018 05:56 PM IST
Maria Sharapova suffered her first opening round Wimbledon defeat and earliest Grand Slam exit in eight years when she was shocked by fellow Russian Vitalia Diatchenko on Tuesday.
By Agence France-Presse | Agence France-Presse, Paris
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2018 10:31 PM IST
Maria Sharapova has refuted Serena Williams’ claim that her autobiography is all hearsay.
By Omnisport | Omnisport
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 08:46 PM IST
Serena Williams has been forced to pull out of the French Open through injury.
By Agencies | Paris
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 07:26 PM IST
Serena Williams decided to pull out of her French Open fourth round clash against Maria Sharapova due to a pectoral muscle injury on Monday.
By Reuters | Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 26, 2018 10:15 AM IST
Peru captain Paolo Guerrero has now asked Switzerland’s highest court to overturn a drugs-related ban. The ban means the 34-year-old will miss country’s first World Cup in 36 years.
By Reuters | Reuters, Paris
PUBLISHED ON MAY 24, 2018 01:49 PM IST
Maria Sharapova was dogged by injury and controversy as she tried to get her career back on track, even being denied a wildcard by Roland Garros organisers last year on her return from a 15-month doping ban.
By Associated Press | Associated Press, Lausanne
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2018 10:27 PM IST
Peru captain Paolo Guerrero has been ruled out of the FIFA World Cup 2018 after a doping ban was increased from six months to 14 by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS),
By Agence France-Presse | Agence France-Presse, Stuttgart
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2018 11:12 PM IST
Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova lost to Caroline Garcia in three sets in the first round of Stuttgart Grand Prix on Tuesday.