Posts Tagged Doping

IAAF seeks 4-year ban at CAS for marathon champ Rita Jeptoo

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IAAF has asked sport’s highest court to double a two-year ban for doping imposed on Boston and Chicago Marathon winner Rita Jeptoo.

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UCI anti-doping tribunal ready to start work soon

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The International Cycling Union’s new in-house anti-doping tribunal will hear its first cases in the coming weeks.

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IAAF’s Diack: Russia won’t be excluded for doping plague

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Russia will not be barred from major athletics competitions because of allegations of systematic doping, IAAF President Lamine Diack said Tuesday.

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Braves’ McKirahan suspended 80 games for positive drug test

In this April 14, 2015 photo, Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Andrew McKirahan (52) delivers a pitch against the Miami Marlins during a baseball game, in Atlanta.  on Monday, April 20, McKirahan has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test for the banned substance Ipamorelin under Major League Baseball's drug program.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Braves reliever Andrew McKirahan was suspended for 80 games Monday following a positive test for a banned substance under Major League Baseball’s drug program.

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Swiss women’s soccer league player banned 1 year for doping

BERN, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss Olympic committee says women’s league soccer player Teuta Syla has been banned for one year for doping.

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