Double world cross country champion and Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Emily Chebet was among seven Kenyan athletes banned today for failing drugs tests as some of the country's leading runners admitted the country has a serious problem with doping.
IAAF claim they are a "pioneer" in fight against blood doping as they clear Radcliffe of doing anything wrong
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) today claimed it was not "complacent about doping" and it was a "pioneer" in the fight against blood doping as its President Sebastian Coe prepared to face British politicians about the problems of performance-enhancing drugs in the sport.
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has "committed fully" to the process and changes required of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) to achieve compliance status, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) claims.
Sebastian Coe announced here today he is stepping down from his role with sportswear company Nike to avoid accusations of conflict of interest with his position as President of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Russia today accepted its suspension from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) following allegations of state-supported doping.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has declared itself "satisfied" after Spanish athlete Marta Domínguez was banned for three years and stripped of the steeplechase gold medal she won at the Berlin World Championships in 2009.
Kenyan athletes have been urged to respect the "rule of law rather than the jungle" by the country's Sports Commissioner as their two-day occupation of the Athletics Kenya headquarters in Nairobi came to an end.
Tetyana Shmyrko, a three-time winner of the Osaka International Ladies Marathon, has been suspended for four years by the Ukrainian Athletics Federation (UAF), it has been announced.
A group of athletes have stormed the headquarters of Athletics Kenya in protest at the leadership of current chairman Isaiah Kiplagat, following allegations of deep-rooted corruption within the governing body.
Diack's role in awarding of 2021 IAAF World Championships to Eugene questioned by former Interpol chief
A police investigation must be held into the International Associations of Athletics Federations' (IAAF) awarding of the 2021 World Championships to Eugene, a former head of Interpol has claimed following the release of letters sent to Lamine Diack, then head of the governing body.
Russian whistleblowers face legal action from athletes named in World Anti-Doping Agency Independent Commission report
Yulia Stepanova, a whisteblower in the German television documentary which led to Russia being suspended by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) for doping, is set to be sued by some of the runners who she identified as allegedly using banned performance-enhancing drugs.
British Athletics have announced that 34 athletes have been invited to join their 2015-2016 Futures Programme, including six gold medallists from this year’s European Junior Championships and all three medallists from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Youth Championships.
Russia's Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has brushed off the problem of his country's likely suspension from the World Indoor Athletics Championships in March - by claiming it will help athletes better prepare for the Rio 2016 Olympics.
Three-times Olympic champion Mal Whitfield of the United States has died at the age of 91, it has been announced.
Spain's Marta Domínguez has received a three-year suspension from the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), it was announced today, bringing a conclusion to a case which has lasted more than two years.