Sports  /  Published 28.02.20

8-year ban on Sun Yang

China’s top swimmer Sun Yang has vowed to appeal after being handed an eight-year ban on Friday for a dope test violation that would rule him out of the Tokyo Games.The Court of Arbitration for Spor...
By Reuters in Lausanne

Opinion  /  Published 13.12.19

Sumatran tiger death a shame

Sir — It was appalling to read about the Sumatran tiger that was found dead by the Indonesian police. Even worse was the discovery of four tiger foetuses being kept in a plastic jar. Five people hav...
By The Telegraph in

Sports  /  Published 17.02.20

Banned for proxy test

The Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel (ADDP) of National Anti-Doping Agency (Nada) has banned Haryana’s Amit Dahiya for four years for sending a proxy to provide urine sample during the National Javeli...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 09.08.19

We have not bungled in Prithvi case: Johri

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) CEO Rahul Johri on Friday asserted that the Board complied with all procedures in the Prithvi Shaw doping case. “No, we haven’t bungled on that. All pr...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 27.12.19

Russia challenges Wada ban

Russia on Friday formally contested the four-year ban from major sporting events over doping violations that President Vladimir Putin has condemned as “unjust”, the head of its RUSADA anti-doping ...
By AFP in Moscow


Sports  /  Published 09.08.19

BCCI and CoA 'bungled big time in the Prithvi Shaw case': Board official

The decision to bring cricketers under the ambit of the National Anti Doping Agency (Nada) has again brought to the fore the rift between the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) ...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 28.07.19

Doping clouds hang over the most exciting tour in years

To watch the cyclists of the Tour de France assault the high Alps, those grand geologic upthrusts of granite and limestone, to see men pedal through misting meadows and up brutal switchbacks is to thr...
By NYT in Briancon(France)


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