10 Dec 2016 The International Olympic Committee announced that it will reanalyse all 254 urine samples of the Russian athletes who participated in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. The IOC said it had also extended the mandate of its Oswald disciplinary ... News on Air, 2 months ago
Tokyo prosecutors have questioned the president of the Japan Olympic Committee over controversial payments made to a Singaporean consulting firm during the bidding for the 2020 Summer Games, Kyodo News agency reported on Wednesday. The questioning of Tsunekazu Takeda, who led the successful bid, and several other people involved in the bidding, was voluntary and carried out at the request of the French authorities, Kyodo said. Takeda and the others denied doing anything illegal, the report ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
'We are now able to confirm a cover up that dates back until at least 2011 and continued after the Sochi Olympic Games. It was a cover up that evolved from uncontrolled chaos to an institutionalised and disciplined medal-winning conspiracy' IMAGE: A woman walks into the head office of the World Anti-Doping Agency in Montreal. Photograph: Christinne Muschi/Reuters More than 1,000 Russian athletes competing in summer, winter and paralympic sport were involved in or benefited from an ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal says it's not easy juggling between her active career at the highest level and playing her part as member of IOC's Athletes' Commission, as she wants to give 100 per cent to both. The London Olympic bronze medallist and ...Business Standard, 1 month ago
IMAGE: Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) Director General Anna Antseliovich. Photograph: Sergei Karpukhin/Reuters Russian anti-doping officials have for the first time acknowledged a massive doping conspiracy in their country that has rocked world sport, the New York Times reported on Tuesday. "It was an institutional conspiracy," Anna Antseliovich, the acting director general of Russia's national anti-doping agency, told the newspaper in an article datelined from Moscow on Tuesday.Rediff.com, 1 month ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!