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Fight Against Doping

On the Scene: WADA President Says Distrust Once Ruled Anti-Doping Fight

November 14, 2007

  (ATR) Outgoing World Anti-Doping Agency President Richard Pound says he believes WADA has beat back “a feeling of distrust” that existed in the fight aga...

On the Scene: IOC President Says Public Complacency Hampers Doping Fight

November 15, 2007

“The impact of doping exists far beyond the Olympic Movement,” says IOC President Jacques Rogge. (ATR)  (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge says public compla...

WADA Presidential Nominee Steers Clear of Controversy

November 15, 2007

WADA presidential candidate John Fahey: “I’ve invested my time and my skills for something which is extraordinarily important.” (ATR)  (ATR) The Australian ...

Update: Australian Said to Abandon Bid for WADA President

November 16, 2007

John Fahey at the WADA conference in Madrid. (ATR)   (ATR) Australian John Fahey tells Around the Rings he is still a candidate for president of the World A...

On the Scene in Madrid: Tangled WADA Presidential Succession

November 16, 2007

Australian John Fahey says he remains a candidate for WADA president. (ATR)  (ATR) The selection of a new president for the World Anti Doping Agency has bec...

Landis Loses Appeal for Tour de France Doping Case

September 20, 2007

An appeal to the Court for Arbitration of Sport is the last chance for Floyd Landis to overturn his doping conviction involving the 2006 Tour de France. (Get...

Update: Landis Considers Options After Losing Tour de France Doping Case

September 20, 2007

An appeal to the Court for Arbitration of Sport is the last chance for Floyd Landis to overturn his doping conviction involving the 2006 Tour de France. (Get...

Two Candidates for Top Job at WADA

September 21, 2007

 (ATR) Two candidates have emerged to take over as president of the World Anti Doping Agency in January. Outgoing WADA President Richard Pound says the tha...

NOCs, Sports, Warned of Olympic Bans

September 24, 2007

WADA President Richard Pound. (Getty)  (ATR) The chairman of the World Anti Doping Agency repeats his warning that that sports and countries that do not acc...

Brief Notes: One More Week for Sochi Olympics Team, Another Year for Greeks Sprinters' Trial

September 24, 2007

 Sochi Announcement Next Week Around the Rings is told that the Presidential Council meeting being called to ratify the selection of a leadership team for ...

Report: Marion Jones Ready to Plead Guilty to Doping

October 04, 2007

Marion Jones at the Sydney Olympics. (Getty Images)   (ATR) Sprinter Marion Jones is said to be ready to plead guilty to charges she lied to federal agen...

Marion Jones Surrenders Medals, USOC Pledges Clean Team in Beijing

October 08, 2007

Out of her grasp: Marion Jones has returned her five medals from the Sydney Olympics.   (ATR) Now that Marion Jones has surrendered her medals from the Sydn...