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Blessing Okagbare faces three anti-doping charges

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The Athletics Integrity Unit on Thursday said it has charged Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare after she tested positive for human growth hormone and recombinant...

Okagbare loses appeal against ban for doping

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Nigerian athlete Blessing Okagbare has reportedly lost her appeal to upturn the suspension placed on her by World Athletics (WA) after failing an out-of-competition...

FIFA appoints Nigerian, Ayodeji Olarinoye, doping control officer

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A former medical doctor in the Nigerian U-17 football team, Dr Ayodeji Olarinoye, has been appointed Doping Control Officer (DCO) by the world football...

Peru captain banned from World Cup for cocaine use

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Peru will be without inspirational skipper, Paolo Guerrero, at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.Guerrero, 33, was banned by FIFA's disciplinary committee after...

World boxing body suspends Muhammad Ali 

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Team Great Britain (GB) boxer Muhammad Ali has been provisionally suspended from all international and domestic competitions after testing positive for a banned steroid,...

Okagbare set for Olympic silver medal

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Africa's fastest woman, Blessing Okagbare, is set to be awarded the silver medal in the women’s long jump event of the 2008 Beijing Olympic...

Boxing champion, Tyson Fury, tests positive for cocaine

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World heavyweight boxing champion, Tyson Fury, has tested positive for cocaine according to multiple media reports.The 28-year-old recently pulled out of his title defence...

Russian athletes to miss Olympics after losing appeal‎

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Russian athletes will miss this summer's Olympic in Rio de Janeiro after losing an appeal, Friday, at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS),...

Maria Sharapova banned two years for failing drug test

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Former world No 1 female tennis player, Maria Sharapova, was Wednesday banned for two years by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) for using a...

Nadal sues French politician over doping claims

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Tennis star, Rafael Nadal, has filed a lawsuit against a former French minister, Roselyne Bachelot, who accused him of doping.Bachelot, who was former minister...