Iran’s blanket suspension from world judo events for ordering one of its athletes to pull out of an event to avoid competing against an Israeli…View More Iran’s Judo Ban, Sparked by Order to Avoid Israeli, Is Overturned
In page after page, the report amounts to one of the starkest denunciations yet of Russia’s efforts to evade antidoping rules. Compiled by a panel…View More Three Judges Endorsed Penalties for Russia’s Doping. Then They Cut Its Ban in Half.
Sun Yang, a three-time Olympic champion and one of China’s most celebrated athletes, had his eight-year ban from swimming suddenly overturned Wednesday by Switzerland’s federal…View More Sun Yang’s Eight-Year Doping Ban Is Overturned
Clare Egan heard the news last week while resting between training sessions in her hotel room in Hochfilzen, Austria, where she was preparing to compete…View More Critics of Russia’s Doping Ban Blame the System That Allowed It
Russia’s four-year ban from global sports has been cut in half by a court in Switzerland, a decision that could signal the end of its…View More Russia Doping Ban Is Halved but It Will Miss Next Two Olympics
Every great athlete makes mistakes and has weaknesses, even the world’s fastest man. For Christian Coleman, a favorite to win the gold medal in the…View More Why Did the World’s Fastest Man Miss Drug Tests — and a Shot at the Olympics?
The doping scheme was created to make Russia the unquestioned champion of the 2014 Sochi Olympics, to ensure Russian dominance on home soil, to claim…View More Russian Biathlete Loses His Medals, His Country’s Latest Defeat
Caster Semenya of South Africa, the two-time Olympic track champion with a rare genetic condition that significantly elevated her testosterone levels, on Tuesday lost what…View More Track’s Caster Semenya Loses Appeal to Defend 800-Meter Title
LONDON — Manchester City, a Premier League heavyweight and one of the world’s richest clubs, successfully overturned on Monday its two-season ban from European soccer’s…View More Manchester City’s Champions League Ban Is Overturned