# doping - Thursday 18 August, 2016
Brazilian cyclist Kleber Ramos and Chinese swimmer Xinyi Chen are the competitors in question.
# doping - Wednesday 10 August, 2016
"It comes back to him at the end of the day" - Boxing community reacts after Michael O'Reilly leaves Olympic Games
Michael O’Reilly is due back in Ireland by Friday after he was sent home from the Olympics.
# doping - Monday 8 August, 2016
Confusion continues as Michael O’Reilly’s drugs appeal expected to be heard early this week.
# doping - Friday 5 August, 2016
Ireland’s boxers can keep their focus as O’Reilly controversy develops, says Kenneth Egan.
# doping - Thursday 4 August, 2016
Portlaoise middleweight provisionally suspended but indicates that he still expects to compete in Rio.
# doping - Sunday 24 July, 2016
An IOC statement released today said it “was guided by a fundamental rule of the Olympic Charter to protect clean athletes and the integrity of sport”.
# doping - Thursday 21 July, 2016
Decision paves the way for a blanket ban on the entire Russian team.
# doping - Wednesday 20 July, 2016
The players are from two separate unions.
The Games’ governing body are cutting it tight for the world’s biggest country.
The UFC fighter and WWE wrestler is facing a lengthy ban after his in-competition sample tested positive for the same banned substance.
# doping - Tuesday 19 July, 2016
Liliya Shobukhova won the London Marathon in 2010 and finished second the following year.
The governing body has promised to impose ‘the toughest sanctions available’ in the wake of the McLaren report.
Night-time visits by Russian secret service agents were also part of the scheme, the McLaren report claims.
As a result Wada has called on Fifa to investigate sports minister Vitaly Mutko, the president of the Russian football federation and chief organiser of the 2018 World Cup.
# doping - Monday 18 July, 2016
We'll Leave It There So: Russia blasted over doping report, double-header for Croker and today's sport
Elsewhere, four Irish U20 players have joined the Connacht academy and Peter Sagan wins a cracking sprint finish in the Tour de France.
The McLaren report says the nation used a complex state-supported doping scheme at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.
# doping - Friday 15 July, 2016
The World Cup is the main reason for a dramatic increase to testing of the senior men.
# doping - Monday 11 July, 2016
Russia’s participation at the Games, which begin on August 5, is already under fierce scrutiny.
# doping - Sunday 10 July, 2016
Concerning allegations were made in The Sunday Times.
# doping - Sunday 26 June, 2016
Fury’s team are “baffled” by claims that he tested positive for banned anabolic steroid nandrolone last year.
# doping - Friday 17 June, 2016
A task force found that they did not meet the criteria needed to lift the ban and no vote was taken in Vienna today.
# doping - Tuesday 14 June, 2016
This could have huge implications.
# doping - Saturday 11 June, 2016
The featherweight was tested by USADA.
# doping - Friday 10 June, 2016
Nick Davies sent an email to the son of Lamine Diack which outlined a plan to delay bans for Russian drug cheats until after the 2013 World Championships.
# doping - Monday 18 April, 2016
Boris Becker, the coach of Novak Djokovic, is angry.
# doping - Saturday 9 April, 2016
Jalen Collins, Demetri Goodson, Aaron Colvin and Andrew Turzilli will all sit out the first four games of the 2016 season.
# doping - Friday 8 April, 2016
Expecting the drug testing regime to catch drug use in football is like trying to break into Fort Knox with a pea-shooter, writes TV3′s Tommy Martin.
“If I had been drug tested when I was U21 Dublin keeper, they would have found positive test results for cannabis, ecstasy and probably some amphetamines too.”
# doping - Thursday 7 April, 2016
Two of the three positive tests last year were for a cocaine metabolite, and one of those cases is still pending.
# doping - Sunday 3 April, 2016
Dr Mark Bonar was secretly taped by investigators from The Sunday Times.
# doping - Monday 14 March, 2016
The Spanish tennis star is tired of accusations made by people like former French sports minister Roselyne Bachelot.
# doping - Saturday 12 March, 2016
The club have defended the tennis star after recent allegations about him.
After her positive drugs test, Maria Sharapova denied being warned multiple times about meldonium being added to WADA’s prohibited list.
# doping - Thursday 10 March, 2016
The Spaniard has used stem-cell therapy and Platelet Rich Plasma therapy in the past to aid his recovery from injury.
# doping - Monday 15 February, 2016
Nikita Kamayev fell ill while skiing.
# doping - Wednesday 10 February, 2016
Joy Sakari and Francisca Koki Manunga made the allegations this afternoon.
# doping - Sunday 7 February, 2016
The Donegal runner admits Seb Coe’s IAAF presidency has been ‘frustrating’.
# doping - Friday 5 February, 2016
Reports in China suggest athletes were involved in state-sponsored doping in the 1990s.
# doping - Tuesday 2 February, 2016
Manning set to become the oldest starting quarterback in Super Bowl history on Sunday.
# doping - Thursday 21 January, 2016
The Arsenal manager has long been outspoken on the subject, calling for blood testing to be introduced in 2013.