The first anti-doping case based on analytical data retrieved from the infamous Moscow Laboratory is likely to be opened by the relevant International Federation (IF) within weeks.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) today confirmed a five-person team had retrieved more than 2,200 samples from the infamous Moscow Laboratory and that the team was on its way to an accredited laboratory outside Russia.
WADA admit International Federations may need encouragement in pursuing cases from Moscow Laboratory data
International Federations (IFs) may need encouragement in pursuing cases stemming from the Moscow Laboratory data but the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is prepared to take them on if they are unable to, according to President Sir Craig Reedie.
WADA confirms data extraction from Moscow Laboratory still proceeding but admits process taking longer than expected
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has confirmed that work to extract data from the Russian Anti-Doping Agency's (RUSADA) Moscow Laboratory is still proceeding but admitted that the process is taking longer than had been originally estimated.
Russia "has served its sanction" IOC President claims as anger grows over missed Moscow Laboratory deadline
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has signalled that Russia will not be banned from Tokyo 2020 even if a suspension is reimposed on the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA).
The Moscow Laboratory is ready for another inspection visit from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), Russia's Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov said today.
Russia is on the verge of having its suspension reimposed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) after an inspection team visiting the Moscow Laboratory was denied access to raw data to complete its full reinstatement.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has announced that a "full technical mission" will visit Russia next week to collect data from the Moscow Laboratory.
A national anti-doping laboratory at Moscow's State University could begin working in full by May of next year, it has been claimed.
Russian Federal investigators have made a request the United States to allow them to question Grigory Rodchenkov as part of a criminal case opened against the former Moscow Laboratory chief, who has made allegations of state-sponsored doping surrounding the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
The Moscow Laboratory has been partly reaccredited by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to enable it to resume analysis of blood samples.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has revoked the accreditation of the Moscow Laboratory in Russia.