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Campioana olimpica la inaltime, Anna Cicerova, dopata la Beijing, interzisa la Rio de Janeiro

Lucrurile se precipita in apropierea deciziei pe care urmeaza sa o ia Federatia internationala de atletism (IAAF) in legatura cu prezenta (sau nu!) atletilor rusi la Jocurile Olimpice de la Rio de Janeiro, iar rusii au inceput, cum se spune, “sa dea sange”, anuntand ca toti sportivii lor prinsi dopati in ultimii 10 ani vor fi scosi din loturile pentru Brazilia. 528 more words

Black Tidings: The Singapore connection in Olympics probe

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

A dimly lit stairway leads up to the unit while the smell of incense, as a Taoist medium clad in religious garb leads a ritual in an adjacent apartment, fills the air. 1,427 more words

Current Affairs

Maiyo to run in Morocco

Kenyan athletes are set to conquer Morocco as IAAF Diamond league open its doors for the Africa continent for the first time in history. 465 more words

Emmanuel Sabuni

Russia is 'very sorry' for doping, says sports minister

MOSCOW – Russia has a “problem” with doping and is “very sorry” that its cheating athletes were not caught sooner, the country’s sports minister said. 517 more words

World

Will New Revelations Keep the Entire Russian Track and Field Team from the Rio Olympics?

On May 8, CBS aired Armen Keteyian‘s interview of Yuliya and Vitaly Stepanov, Russians who fled to the United States after the world learned that they were the informants to a German documentary on massive state-sponsored doping of athletes in Russia. 465 more words

Track And FIeld

Kenya track and field won't be banned from Olympics

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya’s track and field athletes won’t be banned from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro despite serious concerns over the African country’s anti-doping program, the IAAF said Friday. 579 more words

Olympics

THE DRIP, DRIP, DRIP OF SCANDAL

So on the same day that WADA unanimously declares Kenya non-compliant with its anti-doping code, thereby threatening the East African running juggernaut with exclusion from this summer’s Rio Olympics (along with Russia, which was also declared non-compliant last November) we also have… 999 more words

Opinion