Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused United States security forces of drugging whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov to persuade him to reveal details of alleged institutional doping in the country.
Liam Morgan: Bach can claim line been drawn under Russian doping crisis but Rodchenkov will live with target on his back for rest of his life
As International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach began to take questions from the world’s media after announcing the long-awaited decision on Russian participation at Pyeongchang 2018, another intriguing telephone conference was taking place with someone thousands of miles away.
A full decision published by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) explaining their move to disqualify Alexander Zubkov from Sochi 2014 and strip him of the two gold medals he won there has listed "numerous elements" supposedly proving the Russian's involvement in doping.
Grigory Rodchenkov is "proud" of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for ruling that Russian athletes must compete as neutrals at Pyeongchang 2018 but still fears for his life even in witness protection in the United States, his lawyer warned today.
Former Moscow Laboratory director turned whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov is to respond to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decision on Russian participation at Pyeongchang 2018 via his lawyer here tomorrow.
IOC back Rodchenkov as a reliable witness as first details of why Russians disqualified from Sochi 2014 published
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have backed former Moscow Laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov as a "truthful witness" in their first reasoned decision published following the Sochi 2014 doping scandal.
IOC refuse to condemn Honorary Russian Olympic Committee President after he calls for Rodchenkov to be shot
Honorary Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) President Leonid Tyagachev has made a death threat against former Moscow Laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov, after claiming he needs to be "shot for his untruths" following his revelations about the doping scheme in the country.
Russia's Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov has once again claimed his country is innocent of allegations of institutionalised doping and called for athletes not to be denied the opportunity to compete at next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Internal Russian investigation blames Rodchenkov for doping scandal but IOC honorary member calls for ban
An internal Investigative committee charged with assessing evidence of institutional doping in Russia has supposedly found no proof and attempted to pin the blame solely on former Moscow Laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov.
Two International Olympic Committee (IOC) investigations into evidence of institutional doping in Russia still have no completion date as the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games draw ever closer.
An arrest warrant has been issued by a court in Moscow for Grigory Rodchenkov, the former head of Russia's anti-doping laboratory before he fled the country to the United States.
After all the talk on Russia and the "will-they won’t-they" debate as Pyeongchang 2018 draws ever closer, yesterday we heard from the man at the very heart of the scandal.
Rodchenkov apologises for involvement in Russian doping and calls for strong IOC and WADA punishments
Former Moscow Laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov has urged sports authorities not to "sweep Russia’s transgressions under the rug" and called for strong sanctions for the doping regime he helped engineer.
A crowdfunding campaign has been set-up to provide financial support to Grigory Rodchenkov, the former head of the Moscow Laboratory who has since turned whistleblower and helped allege an institutional doping regime in Russia.
Russia's Sports Ministry is an "affected party" in the investigation into Grigory Rodchenkov and could sue the former head of the Moscow Laboratory, according to reports.