The IOC sanctions 8 athletes of doping in London 2012

The IOC sanctions 8 athletes of doping in London 2012

Within the re-analysis process of samples from former Olympics’ editions, the International Olympic Committee anounced the sanction to eight athletes who participated in London 2012. These athletes have been disqualified after testing positive in the new analysis of their samples. The aim of this new Leer más

US cyclist sanctioned for anti-doping rule violation

Tim Root, ciclista estadounidense, ha sido suspendido por la Agencia Antidopaje de Estados Unidos por negarse a proporcionar una muestra durante un control antidopaje. Root, que había sido seleccionado para proporcionar una muestra en un control realizado durante una competición el pasado mes de julio, rehusó Leer más

CAS rejects Essendon appeal

The appeal lodged by 34 Essendon players early this year, against the decision of Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority on the suspension for doping, has been rejected by CAS. All of them were suspended by ASADA after being found responisble of the use of a prohibited substance, Thymosin Leer más

Sharapova appeals ITF’s decision to CAS

Sharapova appeals ITF’s decision to CAS

Maria Sharapova has filed an appeal against the ban imposed by the International Tennis Federation, after being tested positive in meldonium early this year, during the Australian Open. CAS has issued a press release informing about the appeal seeking the annulment of the Tribunal’s decision Leer más

The Meldoniumgate

After the striking confession of tennis player Maria Sharapova early this month, it has been known that more than 60 athletes, have tested positive this year for meldonium. This substance addressed to heart patients was included on WADA’s banned list early this year. Since January Leer más

UKAD bans Rugby Union Player for doping

Dan Lancaster, a rugby union player from Lincolnshire has been suspended by UKAD from all sport during a period of four years for attempted use of anabolic steroids. It was on April 2015, when a package containing these steroids and addressed to the player was seized at the Leer más