The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has claimed it is "satisfied" with the decision taken by the Tribunal of Bolzano in Italy to hand criminal sanctions to disgraced doctor Michele Ferrari, biathlete Daniel Taschler and his father Gottlieb Taschler.
International Biathlon Union extend suspension of former vice-president and Olympic medallist after Michel Ferrari link
The International Biathlon Union (IBU) has extended a suspension on its former vice-president Gottlieb Taschler until June 12 in 2018.
Michele Ferrari, the physician who supplied Lance Armstrong with performance-enhancing drugs, is among 61 Italians named on a World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) blacklist of 114 coaches, doctors and other sports support staff involved in anti-doping violations.
Michele Ferrari, the former physician of Lance Armstrong, has been called to give evidence to the Italian National Olympic Committee's (CONI) anti-doping prosecutor for allegedly aiding the illegal doping of a biathlete.