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#Doping Controversy

# doping-controversy - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Brazier brushes off doping controversy to win 800m gold

The 22-year-old American produced a tactical masterclass at Doha’s Khalifa Stadium.

# doping-controversy - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Gatlin returns to Olympic reckoning with fastest 100m since ban

Former Olympic gold medalist Justin Gatlin, banned for four years in 2006, outpaced Asafa Powell at Friday’s Diamond League meeting in Doha.

# doping-controversy - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

CAS to publish Contador ruling on Monday

The announcement comes 16 months after the three-time Tour de France winner tested positive for the steroid clenbuterol.

# doping-controversy - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Doping controversy lands Kimmage in hot water

Award-winning journalist Paul Kimmage, an outspoken critic of corruption in cycling, is being sued by two former presidents of the sport’s governing body.

# doping-controversy - Monday 9 January, 2012

Cristiane 'Cyborg' Santos blames supplement for positive test Unlikely This post contains videos

Cristiane 'Cyborg' Santos blames supplement for positive test

The divisive fighter claims a weight-loss product she used was tainted with anabolic steroids.

# doping-controversy - Friday 25 November, 2011

Conclusion of case leaves Contador with uneasy wait

The three-time Tour de France winner won’t learn the outcome of his four-day hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport for another “six to eight weeks”.

# doping-controversy - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Uh oh: former Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens to be retried on perjury charges

Former Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens is facing a retrial on charges that he lied to federal investigators about his use of performance enhancing drugs.

# doping-controversy - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

American sprinter tests positive for banned substance

Former American 100m champion Michael Rodgers has tested positive for a banned stimulant. The result casts doubt on his participation in this month’s World Championships in Daegu.

# doping-controversy - Monday 15 August, 2011

Touré back in training as City target Swansea

The FA ban preventing him from taking part in “football-related activities” may not yet have expired, but Kolo Toure has been given special dispensation to return to training with Manchester City.

# doping-controversy - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Contador hearing postponed until November

In response to a request for additional time from the World Anti-Doping Agency, Alberto Contador’s hearing at the Court of Arbitartion for Sport has been postponed, most likely until November.

# doping-controversy - Monday 18 July, 2011

Contador looking forward to the Alps TDF

Contador looking forward to the Alps

Controversial cyclist Alberto Contador is hoping that his aggressive climbing can make the difference in Le Tour’s remaining mountain stages.

# doping-controversy - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

Brazilian swimmers in hot water over 'doping'

Cesar Cielo, the star member of Brazil’s squad for the Swimming World Championships, has found himself at the centre of a legal battle after failing a routine drugs test.

# doping-controversy - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Contador: I trust the system, but it must trust us

Tour de France champion claims that his legal battle will force “unjust” anti-doping legislation to be changed.