Possible New Doping Sanctions Loom for Russia

Top Russian officials decried the recommendations by a World Anti-Doping Agency committee to suspend Russia from international competition over tainted...

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Russian sports officials decry WADA ban proposal ahead of Tokyo 2020 - Reuters

Russian sports officials on Tuesday spoke out against a World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) committee’s...

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Update on the latest sports

Top-ranked Duke is off to a 6-0 start after capturing the 2K Empire Classic at Madison Square Garden. Vernon Carey Jr. delivered 20 points and 10...

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Russia's sports officials cry foul as WADA eyes four-year Olympic ban

Russian sports officials on Tuesday spoke out against a World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) committee's...

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WADA seeks four-year Russia ban over false doping data

A key World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) panel has recommended Russia be barred from all sporting...

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WADA panel suggests neutral status for Russia

Russian athletes should be forced to compete as neutral participants at next year's Olympics in Tokyo and other major events, a key World Anti-Doping...

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Russia hits back at 'political' doping ban threat

Russia on Thursday hit back at a proposed four-year ban on the country's athletes, denouncing accusations of a doping cover-up as a politically motivated...

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POV podcast: Mark Tewksbury on progress and problems in Olympic movement

Queer athletes? Some sports are doing better than others — props to figure skating! On the Olympic movement: Tewksbury wants the IOC to listen closely — he says executives can thank themselves ...

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Team radio in full: Ferrari’s Sochi team orders controversy

Ferrari created another team orders problem for itself in the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi, as Sebastian Vettel passed pole-sitting teammate Charles Leclerc on the run to Turn ...

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Dubiously funded, but World Cup host Sochi is anything but a white elephant

The Olympics, too, has been dogged by allegations of wrongdoing. Take that same, well-trodden route...

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A year after Sochi agreement, still no peace in Syria

Exactly a year after the Sochi agreement between Turkey and Russia that was to bring final peace to...

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Russian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton error opens the door for Valtteri Bottas to take pole in Sochi

The Finn, who scored his first grand prix triumph here last year but has had a tough time all...

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World Cup 2018: Spain in straight shootout with Portugal for top spot, but bigger problems remain...

On the surface, Spain have an easier task than Portugal. Some 1,200 miles further east in Saransk,...

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Russia on a high as World Cup wraps; Putin's problems remain

Despite a national wave of elation from the World Cup that bathed Russia in a rosy light, President...

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Russian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton sets the pace in Sochi as he edges towards fifth world title

As Friday’s go, Sochi’s first day of the Russian Grand Prix meeting went well for world championship...

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Hamilton hoping for rain as Mercedes lose Sochi mastery

Hamilton, the series leader and defending five-time champion was fourth fastest behind his Mercedes...

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Ricciardo frustrated with early Sochi exit

The Australian, who had qualified in 10th place for the race in Sochi, was involved in a three-car clash with Haas driver Romain Grosjean and Alfa...

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Russia-Africa Summit: Policy Framework for Further Cooperation

Over 10 000 participants and representatives of 54 African countries took part in the event. The...

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Moscow: Reporter’s Notebook

Russian foreign ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova is clear. There is nothing the Kremlin can do about Russian military contractors operating in...

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Release of whales from notorious Russia ‘whale jail’ complete

After nearly five months, authorities have completed the release of all 97 orcas and beluga whales.

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Impeachment inquiry hearings go public: What to expect

We don’t do impeachment hearings very often in Congress. In fact, this session is the first public...

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