Anders Besseberg has officially stood-down as President of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) pending the outcome of an investigation which the Austrian police have confirmed surrounds possible doping, fraud and corruption involving Russian athletes.
International Biathlon Union leadership at centre of police investigation resulting from WADA tip-off
An investigation into the leadership of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) currently being conducted by the Austrian Federal Criminal Police began following a tip-off by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), who received information from Grigory Rodchenkov, it has been confirmed.
A search of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) headquarters in Salzburg has reportedly been carried-out by Austria's Federal Criminal Police Office.
Norwegian biathlete Emile Hegle Svendsen has announced that he has retired from the sport.
Czech biathlete Gabriela Koukalová has announced that she will miss the entirety of the 2018-2019 season.
Norwegian biathlon legend Ole Einar Bjørndalen has again announced his retirement from the sport at the age of 44.
Darya Domracheva produced a stunning comeback to recover from fifth position after the final standing shoot to win the final leg of the International Biathlon World Cup season in Tyumen.
Makarainen reclaims IBU World Cup lead with one race to go as women's season heads for grandstand finish
The race to become the women's overall champion at the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup will come down to a thrilling climax tomorrow after Kaisa Makarainen clinched pursuit victory in Tyumen to reclaim top spot in the standings.
Belarus star Darya Domracheva won the women's sprint title at the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup Final in Tyumen.
Martin Fourcade secured a record seventh overall International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup title with victory in the series finale in Tyumen in Russia today.
Biathlon superstar Martin Fourcade added another victory to his CV with World Cup pursuit gold in Oslo today.
United States competitors both the men’s and women’s sprint sitting races on the first day of action of the Winter Paralympic Games here.
Anton Shipulin gained his first victory of the International Biathlon Union (IBU) World Cup season in Kontiolahti today.
Sweden's Elvira Oeberg and Russia's Mikhail Pervushin both won their third gold medals of the International Biathlon Union Youth/Junior World Championships thanks to youth sprint success today in Otepää.
Poland's Kamila Zuk claimed a big victory in the women's junior individual race as the International Biathlon Union Youth/Junior World Championships continued in Otepää.