Former World Anti-Doping Agency president Dick Pound has backed the organisation’s controversial decision to reinstate the Russian Anti-Doping Agency, saying it will help prosecute more Russian cheats.
The World Anti-Doping Agency’s decision to reinstate the Russian Anti-Doping Agency is a triumph for money over clean sport, according to the agency’s former director general.
The World Anti-Doping Agency has been accused of “failing clean athletes” around the globe by its own vice-president after it controversially lifted the Russian Anti-Doping Agency’s suspension.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has reinstated the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) nearly three years after it was suspended for its central role in the country’s doping scandal.
Sport’s response to the Russian doping scandal is threatening to tear the Olympic movement apart again as athletes and anti-doping experts line up against administrators on the eve of a key vote in the Seychelles.
US President Donald Trump has escalated his attacks on Jeff Sessions, saying “I don’t have an attorney general”.
Dame Katherine Grainger, Britain’s most decorated female Olympian, has added her voice to those urging the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to uphold the Russian Anti-Doping Agency’s (RUSADA) suspension.
Russia’s defence ministry said one of its reconnaissance aircraft has been brought down by a Syrian surface-to-air missile over the Mediterranean Sea.
Donald Trump is declassifying a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI’s Russia investigation, including portions of a secret surveillance warrant and former FBI director James Comey’s text messages.
Russia and Turkey have announced a deep demilitarised zone will be established in Syria’s Idlib region, the last bastion of anti-government rebels where fears had been high of a devastating offensive by government forces.