News on doping in sport

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SBP hopes for short ban for Brownlee

Philippine Basketball player Justin Brownlee can face up to two years ban after testing positive for Caboxy-THC during the Asian Games in 2022. But it can also be much shorter. A decision will most likely come this week.

How common is doping in Figure Skating

Doping in figure skating is not very common. The Anti-Doping Database has only registered 21 figure skaters banned for using prohibited substances.

What is Trimetazidine - the substance that sidelined Valieva

What is the substance the Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva tested positive for and gave hear a four year suspension. Learn more about Trimetazidine.

CAS Bans Russian Figure Skater Valieva For 4 years

CAS has decided to ban the Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva for four years. The ban started on December 25, 2021. She will be able to return in December 2025.

Spanish Anti-Doping Appoints New General Director

The Spanish Anti-Doping Agency (CELAD) has appointed Silvia Calzón Fernandez as new general director.

Gabon NADO removed from non-compliant list

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has removed, with immediate effect, the National Anti-Doping Organization (NADO) of Gabon from the list of Signatories that are non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Code (Code).

Former WBO-champion Glowacki banned for 4 years

Polish professional boxer Krzysztof Glowacki has been banned from all sport for a period of 4 years after testing positive for Boldenone. 

Zimbabwe Cricket bans two players for drug use

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) has with immediate effect suspended two Zimbabwe international players from all cricket activities, pending a hearing, for allegedly breaching anti-doping rules.

Historic overview of Doping in Sport

Doping in sport got attention in the 1960s because of two deaths. In this article we are highlighting important milestones or incidents that moved the work of antidoping forward.

Re-analysis program for the Olympic Games Rio 2016 is launched

The ITA has begun the re-analysis program for samples collected during the Olympic Summer Games in Rio in 2016. It is not without controversy.

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