Posts Tagged Sports governance

Ga lawmakers consider athlete legislation

ATLANTA (AP) — In the wake of the suspension of Georgia running back Todd Gurley, state legislators are considering ways to punish people who jeopardize college athletes’ eligibility.

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Boeheim facing obstacles in 39th year at Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Media day for Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim as he gets set for his 39th year at his alma mater didn’t start the way it normally does.

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FIFA rules out full publication of ethics probe

FIFA-president Sepp Blatter and the Norwegian football president, Yngve Hallen, at the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying soccer match between Norway and Bulgaria at Ullevaal Stadium in Oslo, Monday Oct. 13, 2014. (AP Photo / Vegard Wivestad Groett, NTB scanpix) NORWAY OUT

LONDON (AP) — FIFA’s ethics chairman will release his findings into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests next month, without making the investigation report public.

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Ex-clinic owner to plead guilty in MLB drug case

MIAMI (AP) — The former owner of a South Florida anti-aging clinic pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of illegally providing performance-enhancing drugs to athletes including high-profile Major League Baseball players, most notably New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.

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UCI to review Astana’s World Tour team license

AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — The governing body of cycling will ask its license commission to review the Astana team’s status after a series of doping cases.

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