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HGH Tests for All Olympians, Court Elections Thursday

April 02, 2008

David Howman says he is "pleased" with the new HGH test to be used in Beijing. (Getty Images)  WADA to Test all Athletes for HGH The World Anti-Doping Agenc...

Greek Weightlifting in Crisis after 11 Positive Tests

April 05, 2008

Hellenic Olympic Committee president Minos Kyriakou vows any weightlifter from Greece who tests positive will be removed from the team. (ATR) Greece's par...

Fight Against Doping: WADA to Defend Pound, UK to Test all Athletes, No Tour Defense

March 27, 2008

Richard Pound is being sued by UCI for "continual injurious and biased comments". (ATR)  WADA to Defend Pound The World Anti-Doping Agency joins the defense...

Fight Against Doping: China to Have Clean Team, New Cycling Foundation

March 13, 2008

Cui Dalin said the Chinese Olympic team will be free of drugs. (ATR) China Promises “Clean” Team for Beijing A top Chinese official has promised that the ...

U.S. Sport Leaders go before Congress, Humanplasma Chief Lashes out at WADA

February 28, 2008

Jim Scherr, USOC CEO, Travis Tygart, USADA President and NCAA president Myles Brand in Congress. (Getty Images)  USOC, USADA, Others, Testify on U.S. Drug ...

Rogge Says Chambers not Welcome in Beijing

March 07, 2008

Dwain Chambers is mounting a comeback for a career sidelined by a two-year suspension. (Getty Images)   (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge says dr...

Fight Against Doping: Austrian Doping Saga Continues, Lord Coe Weighs in

February 21, 2008

Sebastian Coe said he fears for the future of athletics if another doping scandal emerges. (Getty Images)  30 Athletes Named in Doping List Austrian press p...

New Blood Doping Scandal, Fahey Speaks Out, Gusmao Troubles

January 17, 2008

New Blood Doping Scandal Set to Explode Austrian investigators have launched an inquiry that could ensnare dozens of elite athletes in summer and winter Olympic sports in ...

New Mayor for Beijing, African Hall of Fame Search

January 27, 2008

Beijing Mayor Guo Jinlong. (Xinhua)    New Mayor for Beijing With just six month to go before the Beijing Olympics, the city has a new mayor: Guo Jinlong,...

Pound Could Lead CAS, Chambers Runs Under Cloud, More Russian Rowers in Trouble

February 07, 2008

Richard Pound hopes to lead the Court of Arbitration for Sport. (ATR)  Court Sets Election Date for New President, Will it Be Pound? The man who most recent...

Fight Against Doping: Looking Ahead to 2008

December 28, 2007

John Fahey will have to get 120 countries to adopt the WADA Code. (ATR)  New Leadership at WADA January 1 marks the beginning of a new era for the World Ant...

Countdown Beijing: Drug Test Results Are In; Steel Furnace Shut

January 08, 2008

The China Anti-Doping agency was inaugurated in Nov. 2007, with a new Beijing lab. (BOCOG)  Doping Rate in China below 0.2% China’s fight against doping rea...