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Tennis 14 Apr 2016 | 8:43 PM

Sharapova still faces meldonium hearing, says ITF

(Reuters) - Maria Sharapova still faces a hearing after testing positive for meldonium, despite the World Anti-Doping Agency issuing fresh rules for athletes who tested positive for the banned substance before March 1, the International Tennis Federation has said.

Other Sport 21 Apr 2016 | 11:33 PM

ISU rescinds ban on Russian athletes for taking meldonium

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The International Skating Union (ISU) has lifted a temporary ban imposed on three Russian athletes after they tested positive for the drug meldonium, a senior Russian sport official said on Thursday.

Athletics 19 Apr 2016 | 4:21 AM

IAAF lifts Petrova suspension after U-turn on meldonium

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgarian triple jumper Gabriela Petrova had her doping suspension lifted by the IAAF on Monday, less than a week after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) announced an amnesty for athletes who had tested positive for meldonium before March 1.

Cycling 21 Mar 2016 | 10:28 PM

Russia says four track-and-field athletes test positive for meldonium

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Four Russian track-and-field athletes have tested positive for the banned drug meldonium, Russia's athletics chief said on Monday, a disclosure which could further damage Moscow's efforts to overturn a doping ban in time for the Rio Olympics.

Other Sport 01 Oct 2010 | 12:00 AM

Three-time Tour de France champion fails dope test

GEELONG (Australia): Three-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador i>(pic) /i>of Spain was suspended yesterday after failing a dope test, in the latest drug scandal to hit cycling's most prestigious event.

Rugby 15 Aug 2019 | 4:57 PM

Rugby:'Waste sweat' and humidity a test for players at World Cup

TOKYO (Reuters) - This year's Rugby World Cup, the first to be held in Asia, will produce many unique challenges for the world's top players but one of the biggest might be Japan's varied climate.

Tennis 12 Jun 2019 | 8:30 AM

Woods feels Durant's pain after Achilles injury

PEBBLE BEACH, California (Reuters) - Knowing all too well what it is like to be struck down by injury Tiger Woods spared a thought for Kevin Durant on Tuesday, after watching the Golden State Warriors forward crumple to the floor during a game against the Toronto Raptors.

Athletics 17 Apr 2018 | 10:34 PM

Amateur Kawauchi takes alternative route to Boston glory

TOKYO (Reuters) - Yuki Kawauchi's improbable victory at the Boston Marathon on Monday was the crowning glory in the career of an amateur Japanese runner who has defied every convention in modern athletics.

Other Sport 19 Jul 2016 | 8:15 AM

Moscow lab protected doped Russian athletes at Sochi - WADA

TORONTO (Reuters) - With the Rio Olympics less than three weeks away, the IOC on Monday promised "the toughest sanctions available" after a report found Moscow had concealed hundreds of positive doping tests in many sports ahead of the Sochi winter Games.

Other Sport 04 Nov 2013 | 7:30 AM

Olympic gold? It's all in your head

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: MALAYSIA have come close a few times but an Olympic gold medal still seems to be elusive. While some Malaysians remain sceptical of Malaysia's chances of striking gold, one Englishman says it's perfectly doable.