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More than 1,000 Russian athletes in 30 different sports should have been part of a systematic doping - in government auspices.

More than 1,000 Russian athletes in 30 different sports should have been part of a systematic doping – in government auspices.
The Russians allegedly used salt and Nescafé to cheat doping hunters. 594 more words

WADA

Over 1,000 Russian athletes involved in organized doping, McLaren report says

LONDON (AP) — Russia’s sports reputation was ripped apart again Friday when a new report into systematic doping detailed a vast “institutional conspiracy” that covered more than 1,000 athletes in over 30 sports and corrupted the drug-testing system at the 2012 and 2014 Olympics. 1,055 more words

Olympics

Doping and the Medal Musical Chairs Part 1: Uncovering Cheaters Leads to Surprised Medalists

It’s a cat and mouse game, the chemists on the side of the cheaters, and the chemists on the side of the authorities. And like hackers in cyberspace, the well-financed black hats in the shadows will often times be one step ahead of the rule-makers and the enforcers. 433 more words

Other Olympics

CAS ISSUES DECISIONS IN THE CASES OF TATYANA CHERNOVA, EKATERINA SHARMINA AND KRISTINA UGAROVA

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has issued decisions concerning the Russian track and field athletes Tatyana Chernova, Ekaterina Sharmina and Kristina Ugarova. All three athletes have been found to have committed an Anti-doping Rule Violation (ADRV) pursuant to Rule 32.2 of the International Athletics Federation (IAAF) Competition Rules after analysis of their Athlete Biological Passports (ABP) showed evidence of blood doping. 257 more words

Sports Law

Norwegian world champ Johaug faces 14-month doping ban

Norway’s Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday called for a 14-month suspension against cross-country skier Therese Johaug, a seven-time world champion, after she failed a September drug test. 227 more words