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Phelps frustrated by Rio doping fears

US swimming legend Michael Phelps has spoken of his frustration at the possibility rivals were using drugs at last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

August 3, 2016
August 3, 2016

Two Russian swimmers cleared

Russian swimmers Vladimir Morozov and Nikita Lobintsev have been cleared to compete at the Rio Olympics, their representatives said Tuesday, though there was no official confirmation.

August 2, 2016
August 2, 2016

CAS races to hear cases

The international sports tribunal will decide appeals by Russian athletes against their ban from the Rio Olympics with the opening ceremony just four days away.

August 1, 2016
August 1, 2016

IOC to have final say on Russian athletes

The International Olympic Committee says a three-member panel will make the "final decision" on which Russian athletes can compete in the Rio Games.

July 31, 2016
July 31, 2016

IOC to have final say on Russian athletes

A three-member International Olympic Committee (IOC) panel will have the final say on which Russian athletes can compete at the Rio Games, reviewing all decisions taken by the international...

July 31, 2016
July 31, 2016

'Russian team stands at 266'

Russia's sports minister says that the national team to compete in the Rio Olympics starting next week so far has 266 competitors.

July 30, 2016
July 30, 2016

Chiller condemns Russia cheats' meet

Australia's Olympic delegation head Kitty Chiller questions Russia's determination to eliminate drug cheats.

July 25, 2016
July 25, 2016

WADA 'disappointed' by IOC decision on Russia

The International Olympic Committee's decision to reject calls to ban all Russian competitors from the Rio Olympics could lead to "lesser protection for clean athletes," the World...

July 25, 2016
July 25, 2016

Anti-doping officials take aim at IOC

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) fails to demonstrate strong leadership on a sad day for clean sport when it declines to ban Russian athletes from the Rio Olympics, anti-doping officials say.

July 23, 2016
July 23, 2016

Russia expects to avoid full ban

Russia insist it expects to avoid a blanket ban from the IOC on its competitors at the Rio Olympics despite its track and field squad losing an appeal over a suspension for state-sponsored doping.

July 22, 2016
July 22, 2016

Further 45 new failures from London and Beijing Games

A further 45 athletes test positive for banned substances after a second set of samples were re-analysed from the London and Beijing Olympics.