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Russian athletes remain suspended

The IAAF has voted to extend Russia’s ban from international athletics competitions for state-sponsored doping.

The IAAF has voted to extend Russia’s ban from international athletics competitions for state-sponsored doping.

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Russia's only athletics competitor suspended from Rio Olympics

Russia’s only competitor in the track and field events at the Rio Olympics has been suspended with her special eligibility status withdrawn, it was

Russia’s only competitor in the track and field events at the Rio Olympics has been suspended with her special eligibility status withdrawn, it was

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Russia's sole athletics competitor suspended from Olympics

There’s been another twist in the Russian doping saga, with long jumper Darya Klishina barred from competing at the Olympics.

There’s been another twist in the Russian doping saga, with long jumper Darya Klishina barred from competing at the Olympics.

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Court upholds IAAF ban on Russian athletes from competing in Rio

The ban on Russian track and field athletes taking part in the Rio Olympics is set to stand after the Court of Arbitration for Sport threw out an appeal by 68 Russian athletes.

The ban on Russian track and field athletes taking part in the Rio Olympics is set to stand after the Court of Arbitration for Sport threw out an appeal by 68 Russian athletes.

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Putin slams Russian athletes Rio Olympics doping ban

Vladimir Putin has condemned the decision by the world athletics’ governing body to uphold a ban on Russia for systematic doping, thereby excluding its track and field competitors from this summer’s R

Vladimir Putin has condemned the decision by the world athletics’ governing body to uphold a ban on Russia for systematic doping, thereby excluding its track and field competitors from this summer’s R

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Russian athletes remain banned from Rio Olympics

Russia’s athletics federation has confirmed that its suspension from this summer’s Rio Olympic games has been upheld by the IAAF.

Russia’s athletics federation has confirmed that its suspension from this summer’s Rio Olympic games has been upheld by the IAAF.

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Doping tests explained, as IAAF comes under further scrutiny

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) came under further scrutiny on Tuesday following revelations top officials had known

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) came under further scrutiny on Tuesday following revelations top officials had known

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Former Russian Athletics chief banned for life

Valentin Balakhnichev – the former head of Russian athletics – has been banned from the sport for life after being charged with multiple breaches of

Valentin Balakhnichev – the former head of Russian athletics – has been banned from the sport for life after being charged with multiple breaches of

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Former IAAF president Diack took bribes to cover up positive drug tests

Former IAAF president Lamine Diack has admitted on Friday he asked Russia for €1.5 million to fund a political opposition party and cover up positive

Former IAAF president Lamine Diack has admitted on Friday he asked Russia for €1.5 million to fund a political opposition party and cover up positive

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Coe on IAAF clean up mission

World Athletics president Lord Sebastian Coe, on Wednesday, vowed to lead a clean-up of his beleaguered IAAF. The two-time Olympic 1500m champion was

World Athletics president Lord Sebastian Coe, on Wednesday, vowed to lead a clean-up of his beleaguered IAAF. The two-time Olympic 1500m champion was

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Marathon great Radcliffe cleared of all doping charges

World athletics’ governing body cleared marathon great Paula Radcliffe of allegations of doping Friday, and described claims it failed to act on

World athletics’ governing body cleared marathon great Paula Radcliffe of allegations of doping Friday, and described claims it failed to act on

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IAAF President Coe gives up Nike ambassadorial role

Sebastian Coe is stepping down from his ambassadorial role with Nike, the head of world athletics announced Thursday. Coe worked as a Nike

Sebastian Coe is stepping down from his ambassadorial role with Nike, the head of world athletics announced Thursday. Coe worked as a Nike

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IAAF president Coe quits Nike role amid conflict of interest claims

Recently-elected IAAF President Sebastien Coe has announced he is to step down from his ambassadorial role with US sportswear giant Nike following

Recently-elected IAAF President Sebastien Coe has announced he is to step down from his ambassadorial role with US sportswear giant Nike following

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Athletes challenge validity of Russian medal winners

In light of the doping revelations some athletes are questioning the results of competitions involving Russians. At London 2012 Australian Jared

In light of the doping revelations some athletes are questioning the results of competitions involving Russians. At London 2012 Australian Jared

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Russia faces ban from Olympics for widespread doping

Russia could be banned from competing in next year’s Olympics after a World-Anti Doping Agency panel accused the country’s government of complicity

Russia could be banned from competing in next year’s Olympics after a World-Anti Doping Agency panel accused the country’s government of complicity

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World Athletics Championships: final day round-up

Jamaica won the 4×400 metres relay gold medal in the last women’s track race of the world championships in Beijing, China. Jamaica overtook the

Jamaica won the 4×400 metres relay gold medal in the last women’s track race of the world championships in Beijing, China. Jamaica overtook the

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Fraser-Pryce retains 100m world title

Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce retained her 100 metres title at the World Athletic’s championships in Beijing. The 28-year-old narrowly held off a

Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce retained her 100 metres title at the World Athletic’s championships in Beijing. The 28-year-old narrowly held off a

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Doping allegations are ''sensationalist and confusing" - IAAF

The International Association of Athletics Federation has rubbished recent allegations of widespread doping in the sport saying they are

The International Association of Athletics Federation has rubbished recent allegations of widespread doping in the sport saying they are

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IOC must choose between clean-up and cover-up: SportAccord chief

SportAccord President Marius Vizer fiercely criticised the International Olympic Committee for a lack of transparency on Monday, sending shock waves

SportAccord President Marius Vizer fiercely criticised the International Olympic Committee for a lack of transparency on Monday, sending shock waves

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Former Olympic Champion Bubka to run for IAAF Presidency

Vice President of the International Athletics Federation (IAAF) and former Olympic Champion Sergei Bubka announced his intention to run for the

Vice President of the International Athletics Federation (IAAF) and former Olympic Champion Sergei Bubka announced his intention to run for the