English rugby league player Thomas Minns has been suspended from all sport for 16 months following an anti-doping violation.
Nicole Sapstead: UK Anti-Doping recognises collective responsibility to support pressurised athletes
As an organisation tasked with upholding integrity in sport when it comes to anti-doping, UK Anti-Doping also has a wider responsibility to protect athletes’ welfare on a number of levels.
Daniel Matthews has become the third rugby union player to incur a doping suspension from UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) in the space of the last fortnight as the sport continues to be an area of prime concern.
Opposition to World Olympians Association chief executive's plan to microchip athletes like dogs to combat doping
Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations (iNADO) chief executive Joseph de Pencier has warned against the use of microchipping athletes to combat doping in sport after claiming their rights to personal privacy should not be jeopardised.
Doping fight must be stepped up to protect participation and viewing figures, UKAD chief executive warns
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) chief executive Nicole Sapstead has warned the fight against drugs in sport needs to be stepped-up or participation and audience numbers will decrease, as she admitted her concerns about the impact recent scandals are having on the public in Britain.
Two-time British weightlifting champion Shila Panjavi has been suspended from all sport for four years after testing positive for a metabolite of stanozolol.
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) chief executive Nicole Sapstead has told a parliamentary hearing here today that there have been no records kept of the "mystery package" delivered for cyclist Sir Bradley Wiggins at the 2011 Criterium du Dauphine.
Simon Cope has been asking to attend a Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee session next month to allow the cycling coach to give evidence at the UK Parliament inquiry into doping.
A rugby player from Wales has been handed a four-year suspension from all sport by UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) after failing to report to an out-of-competition test.
English rugby league player Nathan Darby has been banned for four years by UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) for failing a drugs test.
Convicted drug dealer among three rugby union players given doping bans as number suspended in Britain rises to 25
Andrew Quarry, handed a suspended 12-month prison sentence for dealing anabolic steroids in 2013, is among three English rugby union players to have been given lengthy bans from the sport announced by UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) today.
I have some sympathy for UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) in this week’s brouhaha over Dr Mark Bonar.
UK Anti-Doping appoints retired police officer to lead independent review into handling of Bonar case
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has appointed a former assistant chief constable to lead an independent review into how they handled the Mark Bonar case after claims the doctor prescribed banned performance-enhancing drugs to 150 athletes, including Premier League footballers.
Welshman becomes 20th British rugby union player serving a drugs ban after positive test for anabolic steroid
Welshman Joseph Phelps has been hit with a four-year suspension after testing positive for nandrolone, bringing the total number of British rugby union players currently serving a drugs ban to 20.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is to lead an anti-doping taskforce in the run-up to the Rio 2016 Olympics in August.