International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has said the organisation is currently more focused on providing anti-doping education to its athletes than issuing sanctions in light of the second part of Richard McLaren’s report into Russian state-sponsored doping, which concluded that the 2013 Universiade in Kazan was used as a testing ground for sample manipulation.
A German lawyer defending Russian skiers Yevgeny Belov and Aleksandr Legkov has claimed that evidence about the duo in the McLaren Report is "inconsistent".
A letter signed by more than 170 biathletes has reportedly been sent to the International Biathlon Union (IBU) calling for "resolute action" against Russian doping.
The Russian Anti-Doping Commission has been encouraged by International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to prepare its assessment of the second part of the McLaren Report, according to its head Vitaly Smirnov.
Samples given by Russian athletes from London 2012 to be analysed as IOC claims 63 blood tests from Sochi 2014 were all negative
All samples given by Russian athletes at London 2012 will be examined after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) extended the mandate of one of the Commissions looking into allegations of manipulation at Sochi 2014 in the wake of the damning findings revealed in the second part of the McLaren Report today.
Bach calls for lifetime Olympic bans for Russians involved in manipulating doping samples on eve of McLaren Report findings
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has increased pressure on Russia on the eve of the McLaren Report findings by calling for a life ban from the Olympic Games for all figures proven to be involved in the manipulation of doping samples.
Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov, the Moscow anti-doping laboratory's former director whose allegations led to Richard McLaren’s investigation into claims of state-sponsored Russian doping at their home Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, has been accused of trying to induce athletes into taking unknown substances.
Richard McLaren's final report into doping in Russia, commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), will be released on December 9 at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London, it was officially confirmed today.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has vowed to act "promptly and decisively" following the publication of the second part of the McLaren Report in accordance with its policy of "zero tolerance to punish anti-doping violations and the protection of clean athletes".
The second part of Richard McLaren’s report investigating accusations of state-sponsored doping in Russia is now set to be released in mid-December.
International Ski Federation (FIS) President Gian-Franco Kasper has not ruled out cancelling all future events scheduled for Russia, pending the outcomes of the ongoing investigations into state-sponsored doping.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has urged all International Federations (IFs) to “fulfil the obligations of the Code” by not awarding major events to Russia due to the non-compliance of its National Anti-Doping Agency.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has issued a call to arms to the organisation's membership for them to contribute to the ongoing process to reform the global anti-doping system.
Liam Morgan: IBU and IOC both to blame for debacle over decision to award 2021 World Biathlon Championships to Russia
On July 19 of this year, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) told the Winter International Federations (IFs) in no uncertain terms that events should not be held in Russia following the publication of the damning McLaren Report.
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed Richard McLaren’s Independent Commission report has been “falsified” and says the country will file lawsuits against those who make accusations of state-sponsored doping.