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Three Irish athletes returned positive doping samples in 2020
# Review
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# Review

Three Irish athletes returned positive doping samples in 2020

Apr 28th 2021, 3:31 PM 6,804 Views 7 Comments

A total of 1,045 tests were performed last year.

World 100m champion Coleman has ban reduced but will still miss Olympics
# Ruled Out
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# Ruled Out

World 100m champion Coleman has ban reduced but will still miss Olympics

Apr 16th 2021, 12:28 PM 4,130 Views 0 Comments

The 25-year-old’s ban for breaching anti-doping ‘whereabouts’ rules has been cut from two years to 18 months.

Palace defender Mamadou Sakho accepts ‘substantial’ damages over drug test error
# Apology
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# Apology

Palace defender Mamadou Sakho accepts ‘substantial’ damages over drug test error

Nov 4th 2020, 4:25 PM 9,625 Views 4 Comments

The former Liverpool player was briefly suspended in 2016 and subsequently sued Wada for defamation.

World champion sprinter Coleman hit with two-year doping ban
# Order
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# Order

World champion sprinter Coleman hit with two-year doping ban

Oct 27th 2020, 6:42 PM 8,425 Views 5 Comments

The American is set to miss next year’s Olympics.

Ex-Springbok hooker handed eight-year doping ban after third positive test
# Drugs In Rugby
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# Drugs In Rugby

Ex-Springbok hooker handed eight-year doping ban after third positive test

Updated Jul 1st 2020, 12:00 PM 23,369 Views 32 Comments

33-year-old Chiliboy Ralepelle won 25 caps for South Africa.

Munster confirm they've reviewed protocols after Cronin's one-month ban
# Anti-doping
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# Anti-doping

Munster confirm they've reviewed protocols after Cronin's one-month ban

Jun 9th 2020, 3:28 PM 5,787 Views 41 Comments

‘It literally could happen to the man in the street where a wrong prescription is dispensed.’

Sport Ireland will not appeal Cronin's 'quite lenient' one-month ban
# Anti-doping
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# Anti-doping

Sport Ireland will not appeal Cronin's 'quite lenient' one-month ban

May 18th 2020, 12:35 PM 4,956 Views 58 Comments

The 29-year-old tested positive for prednisolone and prednisone last November.

Report reveals seven anti-doping violations in Ireland last year
# SPORT IRELAND
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# SPORT IRELAND

Report reveals seven anti-doping violations in Ireland last year

Apr 28th 2020, 2:00 PM 3,863 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, Sport Ireland’s testing routines have been interrupted by the Covid-19 shutdown.

Munster prop Cronin 'bears at least some fault' for failed anti-doping test
# Strict Liability
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# Strict Liability

Munster prop Cronin 'bears at least some fault' for failed anti-doping test

Apr 21st 2020, 1:57 PM 7,845 Views 35 Comments

The judicial officer said he had ‘some sympathy for the player’ but that he could have done more.

Munster's James Cronin banned for one month after anti-doping violation
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# Anti-doping

Munster's James Cronin banned for one month after anti-doping violation

Updated Apr 20th 2020, 5:00 PM 35,077 Views 103 Comments

An independent judicial officer accepted that the failed test was due to ‘a dispensing error by the pharmacy.’

Mo Farah insists he's 'happy' for his old blood and urine samples to be retested
# Anti-doping
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# Anti-doping

Mo Farah insists he's 'happy' for his old blood and urine samples to be retested

Jan 21st 2020, 6:27 PM 5,712 Views 9 Comments

Wada intends to investigate athletes who worked with banned former coach Alberto Salazar.

League of Ireland footballer facing four-year ban with hearing to begin this afternoon
# Anti-doping
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# Anti-doping

League of Ireland footballer facing four-year ban with hearing to begin this afternoon

Dec 3rd 2019, 1:33 PM 9,417 Views 5 Comments

Sport Ireland have brought the case against the player after he was deemed to have provided an insufficient sample to testers.

WADA to collect data from Moscow anti-doping lab as moves toward reinstatement continue
# Under The Microscope
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# Under The Microscope

WADA to collect data from Moscow anti-doping lab as moves toward reinstatement continue

Dec 14th 2018, 7:54 PM 2,103 Views 0 Comments

A Wada report found that the lab was at the heart of a state-sponsored Russian doping cover-up.

CAS dismisses Nesta Carter appeal, Jamaica remain stripped of Beijing 4x100m relay gold
# Anti-doping
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# Anti-doping

CAS dismisses Nesta Carter appeal, Jamaica remain stripped of Beijing 4x100m relay gold

May 31st 2018, 5:47 PM 3,425 Views 0 Comments

Jamaica’s 4×100 metre relay team will not get their 2008 Olympic gold medals back after Nesta Carter’s appeal was dismissed by CAS.

'I think it confirms there isn't a serious doping issue at the top level of the game'
# Drugs In Rugby
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# Drugs In Rugby

'I think it confirms there isn't a serious doping issue at the top level of the game'

Apr 29th 2018, 7:00 AM 22,544 Views 18 Comments

We spoke to World Rugby’s anti-doping general manager, Mike Earl, about last year’s results.

Ex-Arsenal and Man City midfielder Samir Nasri handed six-month doping ban
# Banned
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# Banned

Ex-Arsenal and Man City midfielder Samir Nasri handed six-month doping ban

Feb 27th 2018, 2:13 PM 7,442 Views 7 Comments

The French international had appealed to Uefa for a therapeutic use exemption.

Sport Ireland must wait on IRFU invitation to carry out anti-doping in schools rugby
# Schools Rugby
From The42
# Schools Rugby

Sport Ireland must wait on IRFU invitation to carry out anti-doping in schools rugby

Feb 2nd 2018, 8:05 AM 12,309 Views 22 Comments

Dr Una May, head of Sport Ireland’s anti-doping, says it is now considered a ‘high risk’ area.’

Australian anti-doping chiefs say new Ben Johnson ad is no laughing matter
# Dopes
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# Dopes

Australian anti-doping chiefs say new Ben Johnson ad is no laughing matter

May 15th 2017, 9:29 AM 11,034 Views 7 Comments

The Canadian sprinter is the star of a new ad in Australia.

Ben Rothwell the latest UFC fighter to be flagged for anti-doping violation
# USADA
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# USADA

Ben Rothwell the latest UFC fighter to be flagged for anti-doping violation

Mar 8th 2017, 10:13 AM 3,413 Views 6 Comments

The heavyweight was due to face Fabricio Werdum at UFC 211 in May.

'Talented' motocross rider banned for 4 years following positive cocaine test
# Anti-doping
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# Anti-doping

'Talented' motocross rider banned for 4 years following positive cocaine test

Mar 2nd 2017, 12:49 PM 5,384 Views 7 Comments

Ross Fanning failed a drugs test following a race in July 2016.

Manchester City fined and warned on future conduct after breach of FA anti-doping regulations
# Misconduct
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# Misconduct

Manchester City fined and warned on future conduct after breach of FA anti-doping regulations

Feb 16th 2017, 5:32 PM 2,805 Views 10 Comments

They have been warned on future conduct.

All Black Tuipulotu cleared of doping after B-sample comes back negative
# Cleared
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# Cleared

All Black Tuipulotu cleared of doping after B-sample comes back negative

Feb 9th 2017, 8:43 AM 3,114 Views 5 Comments

American lab finds no evidence of banned substance .

Olympic gold medallist claims her blood pressure meds caused positive drugs test
# Banned
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# Banned

Olympic gold medallist claims her blood pressure meds caused positive drugs test

Feb 8th 2017, 10:58 AM 5,012 Views 5 Comments

Dawn Harper-Nelson, the 2008 Olympic hurdles champion, is serving a three-month ban.

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids
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# Banned

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids

Jan 17th 2017, 11:52 AM 4,505 Views 0 Comments

Jarrod Mullen has played 211 matches for Newcastle since making his debut 12 years ago.

'I have to set a good example, morally and ethically': Froome calls for urgent TUE reform
# Fancy Bears
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# Fancy Bears

'I have to set a good example, morally and ethically': Froome calls for urgent TUE reform

Sep 27th 2016, 1:39 PM 4,289 Views 7 Comments

Statement comes as Bradley Wiggins faces continuing scrutiny over his medical exemptions.

'I trust the process': Brailsford says Wiggins TUEs were not performance-enhancing
# Grey Sky
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# Grey Sky

'I trust the process': Brailsford says Wiggins TUEs were not performance-enhancing

Sep 26th 2016, 7:03 PM 4,427 Views 10 Comments

Team Sky GM finally breaks his silence on TUE revelations.

Chris Froome says he has nothing to hide as hackers release more medical files
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# Anti-doping

Chris Froome says he has nothing to hide as hackers release more medical files

Sep 15th 2016, 1:40 PM 6,119 Views 22 Comments

Froome and Bradley Wiggins among five British athletes named in latest WADA file leak.

WADA condemns Russian hackers for leaking records of Williams sisters and Simone Biles
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# Anti-doping

WADA condemns Russian hackers for leaking records of Williams sisters and Simone Biles

Sep 13th 2016, 9:30 PM 47,206 Views 102 Comments

“This is just the tip of the iceberg,” the group said on its website.

IRFU anti-doping report shows testing increased last season with no failed tests
# A Bit Of Needle
From The42
# A Bit Of Needle

IRFU anti-doping report shows testing increased last season with no failed tests

Jul 15th 2016, 3:46 PM 3,780 Views 1 Comment

The World Cup is the main reason for a dramatic increase to testing of the senior men.

Some Russian athletes could compete in Rio - but they'll face extra tests to prove they're clean
# Rio 2016
From The42
# Rio 2016

Some Russian athletes could compete in Rio - but they'll face extra tests to prove they're clean

Jun 21st 2016, 5:07 PM 2,053 Views 0 Comments

Athletes cleared by IAAF or CAS will be allowed to compete under the Russian flag.

Ireland midfielder Judge warned by FA after committing anti-doping violation
# Reprimand
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# Reprimand

Ireland midfielder Judge warned by FA after committing anti-doping violation

May 28th 2016, 12:04 PM 7,548 Views 11 Comments

Brentford’s Player of the Year was found to have high levels of salbutamol in his system due the use of an asthma inhaler.

14 Russian athletes fail Beijing re-tests
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

14 Russian athletes fail Beijing re-tests

May 24th 2016, 10:48 PM 5,404 Views 8 Comments

It was announced by the International Olympic Committee last week 31 athletes from six sports could be banned from competing in Rio.

Sharapova fights for her tennis life as anti-doping panel decides on 'heart drug' ban
# Maria Sharapova
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# Maria Sharapova

Sharapova fights for her tennis life as anti-doping panel decides on 'heart drug' ban

May 18th 2016, 12:06 PM 22,873 Views 25 Comments

Tennis superstar faces four-year ban if panel finds that she deliberately broke anti-doping rules.

Rewards for doping in the League of Ireland are low - but culture still puts players at risk
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# Anti-doping

Rewards for doping in the League of Ireland are low - but culture still puts players at risk

May 6th 2016, 11:01 AM 2,082 Views 1 Comment

“Temptation can’t really exist without reward,” writes John O’Sullivan in this week’s column.

GAA ready to embrace anti-doping blood testing - Dr Una May
# Drugs In Sport
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# Drugs In Sport

GAA ready to embrace anti-doping blood testing - Dr Una May

Apr 8th 2016, 6:00 AM 2,658 Views 5 Comments

GAA players have been giving urine samples only, but that will change soon.

Sport Ireland driving to improve education after one positive PED test in 2015
# Drugs In Sport
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# Drugs In Sport

Sport Ireland driving to improve education after one positive PED test in 2015

Apr 7th 2016, 4:29 PM 2,522 Views 0 Comments

Two of the three positive tests last year were for a cocaine metabolite, and one of those cases is still pending.

Investigation after paper claims doctor prescribed banned drugs to 150 sportsmen
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# Watchdog

Investigation after paper claims doctor prescribed banned drugs to 150 sportsmen

Apr 3rd 2016, 8:23 AM 13,851 Views 12 Comments

The Sunday Times claims that the Anti-Doping watchdog knew about the allegations but failed to act.

There have been 99 positive tests this year for 'Sharapova's heart drug'
# Drugs In Sport
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# Drugs In Sport

There have been 99 positive tests this year for 'Sharapova's heart drug'

Mar 11th 2016, 3:57 PM 24,003 Views 30 Comments

Meldonium hit headlines when tennis star Maria Sharapova tested positive at Australian Open.

'I wouldn't have a problem with the blood testing, it's the time which can be frustrating'
# GAA
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# GAA

'I wouldn't have a problem with the blood testing, it's the time which can be frustrating'

Feb 17th 2016, 8:00 AM 16,062 Views 26 Comments

Tyrone’s Sean Cavanagh believes timing is the main issue players have with current testing.

Disgraced ex-chief of Russia's anti-doping agency dies suddenly
# Sudden Death
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# Sudden Death

Disgraced ex-chief of Russia's anti-doping agency dies suddenly

Feb 15th 2016, 9:21 AM 27,202 Views 52 Comments

Nikita Kamayev fell ill while skiing.

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