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ITF 2017 Per Player Testing Statistics

The official player-by-player testing summary for 2017 has been released: 2017 per player testing summary

Here’s a summary of who was tested 7+ times both in and out of competition: … 260 more words

Doping

Accreditation of Bucharest laboratory suspended by WADA

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced the suspension of its accreditation of the Bucharest laboratory in Romania for a period of six months. This suspension was imposed due to a number of non-conformities with the International Standard for Laboratories (ISL), which on 29 November 2017, resulted in the laboratory being provisionally suspended. 304 more words

Sports Law

The Winter Olympics and philosophy: does strict liability for doping violate the spirit of sport?

This is a guest post by lawyer and lecturer, Daniel Goldsworthy

I do my best writing in the morning, on an empty stomach after two black coffees.  1,353 more words

Litigation

American Pharmaceutical Companies Are to Face International Sanctions

Doping in sports is widely discussed in mass-media, and necessity of fight against doping is declared almost every day. No one actually doubts that the use of banned substances in sports should be vanished into oblivion, as well as penalties for anti-doping violations should be stricter. 519 more words

Russia May Initiate Reforms of WADA, IOC After 2018 Games

Russia together with other countries may initiate a reform of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Mikhail Degtyarev, the head of the lower house’s sports committee, said Friday. 277 more words

World

British Olympic sprinter suspended for failing drugs test on comeback from motorbike accident

BRITISH SPRINTER NIGEL LEVINE has been provisionally suspended after failing a drugs test, UK Athletics have announced yesterday.
It was reported in December that the 28-year-old had allegedly tested positive for the banned asthma drug clenbuterol. 139 more words

WADA

What Coincheck theft taught

On 26th January, one of the major cryptocurrency exchanges Coincheck was hacked and NEM almost worth of $400 million was stolen. At late night on the same day, Coincheck had a press conference to make a public statement. 396 more words

Opinion