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IOC reinstates Russian Olympic Committee

Russia was reinstated by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday after the remaining tests of the country’s athletes at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics were all returned negative.

Samir Nasri banned for six months for drip treatment

Ex-Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has been banned from football for six months because of a drip treatment he took at a Los Angeles clinic in 2016.

Russia’s Nadezhda Sergeyeva kicked out of Olympics for doping

The court said that she tested positive for the heart medication trimetazidine and admitted the offense, the fourth doping case to hit the Pyeongchang Olympics and second from Russia.

Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal for doping

Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky was stripped of his Pyeongchang Winter Olympics bronze medal Thursday after admitting doping, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said.

Winter Olympics: Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky in doping probe

Russian curling medallist Alexander Krushelnitsky has been charged with a doping offence at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

Russian Olympic athlete in possible doping case

A Russian athlete at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics has committed a "possible violation of anti-doping rules", the team's spokesman told Russian media on Sunday.

Russian government shielded doping players – ex-lab director

Russian football players were protected from being caught doping under direct government orders that laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov said he followed to ensure cheating was covered up.

Japanese speed skater in first Olympics doping case

Japanese short-track speed skater Kei Saito has tested positive for a banned drug at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the first doping case of the Games, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said Tuesday.

CAS cuts ex-FIFA VP Chung Mong-Joon’s ban to 15 months

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has partially upheld former FIFA vice-president Chung Mong-Joon’s appeal over his five-year ban from football, reducing his suspension to 15 months.

Winter Olympics: CAS dismisses 47 appeals from Russian athletes, coaches

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Friday that it had dismissed 47 appeals from Russian athletes and coaches to participate in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, which opens later in the day.

No Olympics for Russians who had life bans lifted

Fifteen Russians whose life bans for doping were lifted last week have been barred from the Pyeongchang Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee said on Monday, as Russia’s drugs conspiracy continued to reverberate just days from the opening ceremony.

IOC defies CAS, bars 15 Russians from Olympics

The International Olympic Committee has barred 15 Russian athletes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games, defying the ruling of the Court of Arbitration for Sports that annulled their life bans.

IOC chief ‘disappointed’ over lifting of Russian doping bans

A decision by sport's top court to lift life bans for doping of 28 Russian athletes was "extremely disappointing and surprising", IOC chief Thomas Bach said Sunday.

Sepp Blatter considering legal action against FIFA

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he is considering legal action against football's global governing body in an attempt to clear his name.


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