Posts Tagged Sports governance

Jamaican discus thrower gets 2-year doping ban

MONACO (AP) — Jamaican discus thrower Traves Smikle has received a two-year suspension for doping.

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Ex New Zealand IOC member Tay Wilson dies at 89

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Former International Olympic Committee member of New Zealand Tay Wilson has died. He was 89.

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Canadian organization responds to lawyers’ letter

TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian Soccer Association is denying allegations that it targeted players involved in a legal challenge to the use of artificial turf at next summer’s Women’s World Cup.

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FIFA monitoring Ebola, Club World Cup goes ahead

ZURICH (AP) — Preparations for the Club World Cup in Morocco in December are continuing and there is currently no Ebola threat to cause it to be canceled or postponed, FIFA said Tuesday.

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Army says no booster cash used in recruiting gaffe

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — West Point officials say no booster funds were used on a football recruiting outing in January that resulted in the academy self-reporting NCAA violations and disciplining 20 cadets.

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