Nijat Rahimov, a gold medallist at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, is one of the first two weightlifters ever to be charged with a doping offence for allegedly swapping urine samples.
The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has approved the introduction of the Anti-Doping Athletes' Rights Act.
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has retrospectively shortened bans for athletes who are suspended due to recreational use as its chairman Trevor Pearce further warned sportspeople of the risks of taking substances of abuse.
German doctor Mark Schmidt faces a potential five-and-a-half-year prison sentence when a court rules on his involvement in an alleged international blood doping ring tomorrow.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has claimed the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) panel has failed to fully explain why it significantly reduced sanctions imposed on Russia in its decision published today.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is among a long list of personalities from sport and beyond who have paid tribute to Richard Pound, who has stepped down from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Foundation Board.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has launched its Anti-Doping Education and Learning platform (ADEL), with the improved programme expected to significantly advance anti-doping education.
Antidoping Switzerland has signed a new agreement with the head of the Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sport (DDPS) Federal Councillor Viola Amherd, giving the organisation financial support in the fight against anti-doping.
The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has reported that 60 per cent of its planned out-of-competition testing during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 went ahead.
Russian players will compete under the "Russian Handball Federation Team" moniker at next month's International Handball Federation (IHF) Men's World Championship.
Last week, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decided a case between the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA). WADA was, supposedly, defending clean athletes - holding Russia accountable for the most recent effort to undermine clean sport. However, the global anti-doping regulator appears to be fighting with, rather than against, Russia. Based on statements and actions, WADA appears to be most interested in sweeping the entire Russian doping saga under the rug.
A new Supervisory Board has been appointed by the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) at the organisation’s general meeting.
The International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) has introduced a new way for athletes, coaches, referees, volunteers and other personnel to confidentially report potential doping offences.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has announced the postponement of the 2021 Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) Symposium to 2022 because of "considerable uncertainty" caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
The International Testing Agency (ITA) has announced it will conduct further reanalysis of samples from the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, with all nationalities targeted and an aim of completing the process before Beijing 2022.