International Biathlon Union Athletes Committee chairperson Clare Egan has accused the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of being "extremely short-sighted" in attempting to orchestrate a political deal by trying to renegotiate the Russian Anti-Doping Agency's (RUSADA) compliance roadmap.
Liam Morgan: Biathlon's future is brighter after departure of previous leadership, claims head of IBU Athletes' Committee
Legendary American basketball star Michael Jordan once urged the world to "always turn a negative situation into a positive situation" in one of his trademark philosophical soundbites.
Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) supervisory board chairman Alexander Ivlev has claimed the organisation has done its utmost to be reinstated by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), despite two remaining unfulfilled criteria on their compliance roadmap.
Two Russian athletes who refused to undergo drug tests earlier this year are among four more competitors from the country to have been sanctioned for doping.
Ever since the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) was declared non-compliant in November 2015, a question has ominously lingered over the sports movement; just how long can this go on?
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has claimed a letter sent by Russian authorities could help bring an end to the ongoing impasse between the organisation and the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) after the suspension of the body was maintained here.
Government representatives and sports officials clashed over the recompliance roadmap for the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) after International Olympic Committee (IOC) members claimed a letter sent to the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) met one of two outstanding criteria.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has maintained the suspension of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) as the body has still not met two outstanding reinstatement criteria.
RUSADA director general calls on Investigative Committee to open Moscow Laboratory to help recompliance bid
Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) director general Yury Ganus has urged the country's Investigative Committee to open up the Moscow Laboratory and allow access to the samples stored there.
An agreement to help prevent anti-doping rule violations in track and field has been signed by the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) and the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF).
An investigation has been opened by the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) after they discovered disgraced race-walking coach Viktor Chegin is still working with national-level athletes, despite having been banned from the sport for life.
Russian Presidential spokesperson Dmitry Peskov has led calls for international sports organisations to review their sanctions regarding athletes from the country after the publication of Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) reasoned decisions against Alexander Legkov.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) officials have reminded international governing bodies that they are prepared to challenge them in the courts if they do not prosecute cases against individual Russian athletes.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has urged Russian authorities to adopt "wise counsel" and make the relatively straightforward changes necessary to allow the country to be declared re-compliant with their rules.
Mike Rowbottom: Clear away the sport/politics miasma for a moment and applaud the man of gold, and now bronze, Sir John Walker
Sport and politics shouldn’t mix, you say? Well there’s no need to mix them if they’re the same thing…