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Russia debarred from Paralympics in Rio

Russia debarred from Paralympics in Rio

The Russian national team has been excluded from the participation in the Paralympic Games 2016. The statement was made by head of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Philip Craven. …

WADA vs. IOC

WADA vs. IOC

The split between Olympic leaders and global anti-doping officials over the Russian doping scandal continues to escalate

IOC changes anti-doping rules

IOC changes anti-doping rules

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will make a proposal on the formation of a new, more transparent and independent anti-doping system, the head of Committee Thomas Bach informed. "We need a full review of …

 Will Russian athletes go to Rio Olympic Games?

Will Russian athletes go to Rio Olympic Games?

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) rejected the Russian Olympic Committee’s appeal against the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Russian athletes will not be able to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de …

Peskov: boycotting Olympics not on our agenda

Peskov: boycotting Olympics not on our agenda

Boycotting the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games amid the ongoing doping scandal is not on Russian agenda, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "No, there is no such topic on the agenda. I want to refer you to …

IOC to decide Russian sports future

IOC to decide Russian sports future

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is holding an extraordinary meeting of the Executive Committee, which will be focused on be the punishment of Russian athletes for alleged doping. It is known that the WADA report, which accused Moscow of creating a special mechanism for substitution of doping samples of athletes at the Olympic Games in Sochi, became the reason for discussion. In particular, the WADA believes that positive doping tests of Russian athletes disappeared in the anti-doping laboratory in Moscow for years. In this regard, recommendations of the agency are quite simple - to remove Russian athletes from the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio.

Russian weightlifters may be left without  Olympics

Russian weightlifters may be left without Olympics

The Doping test B of a silver medalist of the 2012 Olympic Games in London, the Russian weightlifter, Apti Auhadov, gave a positive result, the head of the legal department of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), …

WADA: Russian athletes have to be "'clean as driven snow'

WADA: Russian athletes have to be "'clean as driven snow'

The President of the World Anti-Doping Agency WADA, Craig Reedie, described the conditions under which Russian athletes will be admitted to the Summer Olympic Games 2016 in Brazil. For six months, Russia should …

Russian Ministry of Sport replies to WADA

Russian Ministry of Sport replies to WADA

The Ministry of Sports of the Russian Federation officially commented on the report published by the World Anti-Doping Agency WADA, which accused Russia of rigging the results of anti-doping tests. Thus, the Ministry of Sports urged …