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# usada - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Mo Farah has 'no tolerance' for anyone breaking the rules

The star’s former coach Alberto Salazar was given a four-year ban for doping violations.

# usada - Thursday 12 September, 2019

World's fastest 100m sprinter denies doping, hits out at drug 'smears'

Christian Coleman risked a suspension after drug-testers were unable to locate him on three separate occasions in a 12-month period.

# usada - Monday 2 September, 2019

World's fastest 100m sprinter avoids ban after missed tests charge dropped

Testers couldn’t locate Christian Coleman on three separate occasions over 12 months.

# usada - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Former UFC champion TJ Dillashaw suspended for two years after testing positive for EPO

Dillashaw willingly relinquished his bantamweight championship last month.

# usada - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Jon Jones handed 15-month backdated doping ban... which expires a week before UFC 230 UFC

Jon Jones handed 15-month backdated doping ban... which expires a week before UFC 230

Dana White plays down speculation that Jones will return in November, saying he expects to see him “early next year”.

# usada - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Former UFC champion Werdum banned for two years following failed doping test

Brazilian, 41, tested positive for a banned anabolic steroid.

# usada - Friday 30 June, 2017

Nick Diaz suspended as UFC reveals potential anti-doping violation

Three strikes and you’re out.

# usada - Monday 15 May, 2017

American Olympic skater banned for 4 years after doping with fertility drug

Speed skater Chris Creveling was caught with the substance which boosts testosterone levels in the body.

# usada - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Mo Farah doctor to brief British lawmakers in drugs probe

Dr Robin Chakraverty, formerly of UK Athletics, is to give evidence to the House of Commons Culture, Media and Sport committee.

# usada - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Ben Rothwell the latest UFC fighter to be flagged for anti-doping violation

The heavyweight was due to face Fabricio Werdum at UFC 211 in May.

# usada - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Olympic gold medallist claims her blood pressure meds caused positive drugs test

Dawn Harper-Nelson, the 2008 Olympic hurdles champion, is serving a three-month ban.

# usada - Thursday 22 December, 2016

UFC star Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino gets potential Anti-Doping Policy violation

A statement from the organisation confirmed the news earlier this evening.

# usada - Monday 7 November, 2016

UFC star Jon Jones suspended for one year following failed drugs test

An independent panel made the call after he failed an out-of-competition drug test last June.

# usada - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

WADA condemns Russian hackers for leaking records of Williams sisters and Simone Biles

“This is just the tip of the iceberg,” the group said on its website.

# usada - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

UFC star Chad Mendes hit with 2-year suspension for doping

The former featherweight title challenger won’t be able to compete in the UFC again until June 2018.

# usada - Saturday 16 July, 2016

UFC and WWE star Brock Lesnar flagged by USADA for potential doping violation

The 39-year-old is currently under contract with the wrestling organisation.

# usada - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Top UFC fighter Romero flagged for potential doping violation

USADA investigating one of Romero’s out of competition samples.

# usada - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Legendary heavyweight becomes first victim of UFC's new anti-doping policy

USADA are currently handling the case.

# usada - Thursday 10 September, 2015

USADA slams 'false, inaccurate' Mayweather reports

The association denies that the boxer violated any sporting drug laws.

# usada - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

# usada - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

USADA's Travis Tygart tells about Lance, Gatlin's comeback, and the war on doping

US anti-doping boss was in Dublin to speak at a seminar yesterday

# usada - Friday 13 June, 2014

Lance Armstrong grilled in $12 million bonus court case

Even the bonuses are bigger in Texas.

# usada - Friday 11 April, 2014

Armstrong provides names in written testimony

The testimony came in written answers to questions in a lawsuit that was settled in late 2013.

# usada - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Judge orders Lance Armstrong to answer doping questions

One insurer wants to know when Pat McQuaid first learned of Armstrong’s doping.

# usada - Monday 15 July, 2013

I'm no cheat like Lance Armstrong, says Chris Froome TDF

I'm no cheat like Lance Armstrong, says Chris Froome

“To compare me with Lance… Lance cheated, I’m not cheating. End of story,” the British rider said today.

# usada - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Athletics world rocked as Gay, Powell and Simpson test positive for banned substance

It’s been a dramatic day in the world of elite sprinting.

# usada - Friday 28 June, 2013

‘Impossible to win Tour without doping’ – Armstrong TDF

‘Impossible to win Tour without doping’ – Armstrong

“To take one example, EPO will not help a sprinter to win a 100m but it will be decisive for a 10,000m runner. It’s obvious.”

# usada - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Cycling election hopeful Cookson hits back at Pat McQuaid criticism TDF

Cycling election hopeful Cookson hits back at Pat McQuaid criticism

McQuaid dubbed his plans “half baked, fundamentally flawed and financially impractical”.

# usada - Monday 24 June, 2013

Doping inquiry would call on McQuaid's predecessor Verbruggen, says UCI challenger

Brian Cookson is taking on Pat McQuaid in the battle for control of cycling.

# usada - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Lance Armstrong 'made too many enemies' says former rival Ullrich TDF

Lance Armstrong 'made too many enemies' says former rival Ullrich

“He always wanted to be the boss and behaved ruthlessly with his subordinates,” said the disgraced former Tour champion.

# usada - Friday 31 May, 2013

Pat McQuaid slams ruling in Spain doping case

The Dubliner is seeking a battle for a third term as president of the UCI.

# usada - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Lance Armstrong case: Nike cuts ties to Livestrong

Nine years and $100million later, the sports clothing giants have ended the relationship with the chairty formerly run by Lance Armstrong.

# usada - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

End game for Lance Armstrong as US Justice Department says he was 'unjustly enriched'

Federal officials laid out their case against the shamed cyclist.

# usada - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Greg LeMond: 'no vendetta' against former friend Lance Armstrong

The Tour de France legend says he doesn’t “rejoice” in the downfall of the man that pushed him out of cycling.

# usada - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Lance Armstrong manager hails cycling's 'new era' Wut

Lance Armstrong manager hails cycling's 'new era'

Everything’s grand now according to Johan Bruyneel.

# usada - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Betsy Andreu email inspires Cycling Ireland official to quit

Former board member Anthony Moran denies that he is “anti-Pat McQuaid” in the wake of his resignation.

# usada - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Lance Armstrong sells his Austin estate

The disgraced former cyclist has cashed in on his luxury Texas home.

# usada - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Lance Armstrong set to make sporting return

However, the disgraced athlete will compete in swimming rather than cycling.

# usada - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

US anti-doping chiefs expecting full Lance Armstrong confession

‘Lance keeps talking about how he cares about the sport, and I have a belief that if you care about the sport you’ll ultimately do the right thing.’

# usada - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Lance Armstrong case: USADA chief Tygart urges sports stars to learn from shamed rider's story

“I don’t think it is a negative that Armstrong was caught. If the cheating was as rampant as it was it needed to be exposed and those who cheated held accountable.

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