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Athletics

Kenya Former Marathon Record Holder Ban For Four Years

Just few days ago that Kenya Anti-Doping Agency charged a ban Kenya athletes to court for forgery of medical documents; now another Kenya is ban for using fake photo to lying about his whereabouts appointment. Former marathon world record holder Wilson Kipsang of Kenya has been handed a four-year ban for anti-doping rule violations (ADRVs) […]

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Athletics

Kenya Anti-Doping Goes Tough By Charging Suspended Athletes To Court

The Anti-doping Agency Of Kenya on Monday has showed that it’s not paying a lip service to it’s seriousness about doping as it has charged a suspended Florence Jepkosgei Chepsoi to court. Long distance runner Chepsoi, who is under suspension for doping has been charged to court for presenting fake medical documents in her defence […]

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Athletics

World Athletics Close Case On Russian

The hope of Russian reinstatement into mainstream of athletics fold has been thrown into the spanner after the World Athletics stood down it’s Taskforce on Russian matters after it’s failed to meet the deadline payment given. The implication of standing down the Taskforce, which is overseeing the Russian’s reinstatement, means work of the Doping Review […]

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Athletics

World Silver Medalist Chinese Lu Broke Javelin Asian Record

The World Javelin Silver Medalist and Asian Record Holder, Lu Huihui was in the best shape of her life as she broke her own Asian Record of 67.59m during the women’s javelin competition at the Beijing 2020 National Track and Field Association Training Base Chartered Tournament held on the 30th, June to improve to 67.61m. […]

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Sports News

A Son For Bernie Ecclestone, At 89

On Wednesday, the former Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone innate thrust to be in the news for good reason as he became the father of a healthy boy, who was born to his wife Fabiana (46) in the hospital in Interlaken, Switzerland. The “Blick” reporter Roger Benoit reported first on Twitter. The Briton did not lose […]

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Sports News

Bahamas Olympics Call For Application As It Has Made Available $30k Covid-19 Relief Funds

Bahamas Olympics Commitee (BOC) has called on all Bahamas athletes who are struggling as a result of covid-19 to apply for covid-19 relief fund as $30,000 (£24,200/€26,700) has been released for fund. Athletes have until July 3 to return their applications to the BOC and successful applicants will be notified by the end of the […]

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Sports News

Court Of Arbitration Turns Spanish

The new change in Court Of Arbitration (CAS) is a cheering news to Spanish speaking countries who previously, could only request that a CAS arbitration be conducted in Spanish, even the request was subject to the agreement of all parties involved, as well as the arbitrators in charge. The CAS has now adopted Spanish as […]

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Athletics

Perfect Pole Vault Display In Sweden As Ingerbrigsten Shine Again In Boysen Memorial

The former Swedish pole Vault record holder, Michaela Meijer in Molndal, Sweden on Saturday almost reclaim her Swedish record she lost to Anaelia Bengtsson by 0.01 two years ago. She leaped 4.72 new personal best; but unlucky to miss the record by 0.01. Angelica Bengtsson 4.52 came second while Linnea Jönsson 4.02; Sara Winberg 4.02 […]

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Sports News

Canada Set To Resume Anti-Doping Test

The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) is set to resume anti-doping tests with supplemental safety measures on July 13. As athletes and sports return to training and provincial health restrictions are lifted, CCES has developed supplemental doping control procedures to allow the resumption of urine sample collection under the Canadian Anti-Doping Program. All […]

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Swimming

Australia Olympics Champion Claimed Swimming Is Enmeshed In Wide Spread Doping

One of Australia’s youngest swimmers to win an Olympic gold medal Kyle Chalmers has put himself forward as a potential doping whistle blower after his claim of wide spread of doping in swimming. Olympic swimming champion Chalmers claimed that he cannot trust half of his opponents as “a lot of doping”occurs in the swimming. The […]

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Athletics

South Africa Athletics Gives Condition For Athletics Resumption As Permitted Athletes Are Lucky

The South Africa Athletics are really bemoaning lack of insurance cover for athletes during this covid-19 pandemic; a prerequisite it deem fit for athletics resumption. Although the ‘permitted athletes’ are allowed to go ahead to resume training expecially in private facility. But the criteria for the chosen ‘permitted athletes’ are somehow confusing. Athletics SA president […]

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Athletics

US Steeplechase World Champion Trashed Colorado Mile Record As Norway’s Discus Record Fall

The 2017 World 3000m steeplechase champion Emma Coburn (USA)  broke the Colorado Mile record by clocking a 4:32 mile at Colorado Mesa University. The previous record of  4:36 was held by fellow University of Colorado athlete Dani Jones. In the men’s race, the 4:01 state record didn’t go down as Morgan McDonald clocked 4:02. Other latest athletics […]

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Athletics

Huge Javelin Throw In Hungary Highlight Weekend Meets Around The World

In Gödöllő (Hungary), on Saturday 27, Hungarian Javelin record holder, Norbert Rivasz-Tóth produces 80.35m his second longest throw ever. He was followed by Noel Kovács 71.59m. In Women, Fanni Kövér 55.05; 2 Annabella Bogdán 53.62; 3 Xénia Krizsán 51.33. In u18 (500 g) Fanni Kövér 55.36 Elsewhere in Göteborg (Sweden), on Saturday : Men 200m result- […]

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Athletics

Athletics South Africa Kick Against Government’s Decision To Commence Athletics

The Athletics South Africa has vehemently rejected the decision by the South Africa Government given nod for the start of Athletics; felt it’s still premature. That was confirmed by ASA president Aleck Skhosana on Saturday as the organisation sent out a statement explaining its position.  “We are not convinced as ASA that we should put […]

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Athletics

Belarus European Champion Shine In Minsk Meet

European champion Belarus Elvira Herman did not dissapoint in the first competition in Belarus this summer. The Minsk city meet provided the dimunitive Belarus speed star to surged to a World leading 12.73 (0.5) clocking in the 100m hurdles in Minsk on Thursday (25). Herman stopped the clock at 12.81 (1.1) in the heats before […]

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Athletics

Mo Farah’s Right-hand British Endurance Head To Resign

The top man who played key role in Farah’s four Olympic titles becomes the latest figure caught up in the Alberto Salazar scandal to resign. Barry Fudge, the head of endurance at British Athletics, will leave his role next week. His exit was confirmed three months after the publication of an independent report found members […]

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Athletics

Kenya Half Marathon World Record Holder Hit By Motorcycle While On Training Run

Geoffrey Kamworror, the triple world half marathon Champion and world record holder was almost at the point of cursing on Thursday when he was hit from behind by speeding motorcycle while on morning run. He was lucky the injury was not life threatening. Kamworor underwent surgery in Eldoret, Kenya, on Friday (26) for injuries sustained […]

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Athletics

Sebatian Coe Nailed Suspended World Champion Christian Coleman

The chance of suspended reigning 100m World Champion, Christian Coleman participating in Tokyo 2020 Olympics next year is now seriously hanging on lightest string going by the statement of World Athletics president Sebastian Coe. Sebastian Coe, the president of World Athletics, has warned Coleman not to expect any special deals or favours that would allow […]

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Foot ball

Covid-19: Fifa Gives $1.5 billion Relief Fund To 211 Member Associations

Most national football association will heave a sign of relief as FIFA announced $1.5 billion covid-19 relief fund for all it’s national association. The relief fund of $1.5 billion will be made available as grants and loans as a relief fund to help associations impacted by the coronavirus, world football’s governing body announced on Thursday. […]

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Weight Lifting

Powerlifter Ban For Taken Blood Pressure Medication

It is troublesome to see an athlete climbing any height of doping just to win by all means as the case of Puerto Rico Powerlifter who took a medication normally use as a first-line treatment of a high blood pressure. The Puerto Rico lifter Johannes Hernandez provided a urine sample and tested positive for blood […]

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Athletics

Parenting Harder Than Winning Olympics Gold Medalists–Jessica Ennis

Olympic Champion and three time World Heptathlon Champion, Jessica Ennis-Hill bear her mind out on how challenging to juggle parenting and training. The Team GB superstar added that she suffered “mum guilt” as she balanced family life with being the world’s No1 heptathlete. Dame Jess, 34, who retired in 2016 tells the Mirror: “I think […]

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Sports News

US White House Threatened World Anti-Doping Agency

In a very unusual and unprecedented manner, the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) has threatened to withdraw its funding of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) unless the three outlined area are look into. It outlines three areas that should be monitored in respect of whether funding is reduced or withdrawed, with […]

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Athletics

I Was A Guinea Pig For Resurgence Of Reekie–Laura Muir

Five-time European champion Laura Muir has opened up in the interview with the Scottish Athletics on the resurgence of Jemma Reekie who has broken some of her record. Muir explained how she has worked tenaciously with her coach Andy Young for nine years to be a ‘guinea pig’ to develop a training template to have […]

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Athletics

Another Slovenia Record For Kristjan

Maribor, the second largest city of Slovenia ubiquitous with Drava river; witnessed on Tuesday 23 another Slovenia Discus Record from Kristjan Ceh after erasing long-standing Slovenia Discus Record last two weeks. European U23 Champion added two metres to his record to throw 68.75m. The 21-year-old, who stands at 2.06m (6ft 9in) tall, opened his series […]

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Athletics

British Runner Ban For Two Years

The British long distance runner, Luke Traynor has been handed two years ban for taking cocaine use having served 13 months to date. He faced four years away but got safe by UKAD after noted his ‘timely admission’ of the violation and finding out that the doping is not for performance-enhancing. The Scot failed a […]

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Lawn Tennis Uncategorized

Novak Djokovic And His Wife Tested Positive To Covid-19

The World number one, Novak Djokovic and his Jelena has joined the number of top tennis players to test positive after Grigor Dimitrov, Borna coric, Viktor Troicki had coronavirus after playing at Djokovic’s Adria Tour competition. Great Britain’s Andy Murray said the positive tests were a “lesson for us”, while Australian Nick Kyrgios called playing […]

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Athletics

Athletics Integrity Unit Open Whistle blower Hot Line

In a genuine way to clean the sport from doping and help those who are silently facing sexual harassment and other form of misconduct to speak up; the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) has opened a whistle blower Hot line. The statement released by AIU reads: The Athletics Integrity Unit operates one of the most universal […]

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Athletics

World Discuss Champion Stahl Led Strong Throw In Sweden

The Sweden city Helsingborg was entertained to the brim with superior discuss throw on Sunday. World discus throw champion Daniel Stahl became the first man to break through the 70-metre barrier this year at a throws competition in Helsingborg, Sweden, on Sunday (21). The 27-year-old reached 70.25m in the third round, the fifth farthest throw […]

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Athletics

World Athletics Picked 193 Successful Athletes To Share $600k Athlete Walfare Fund

The succesful 193 eligible athletes has been announced today by the World Athletics. They include athlete who have qualified for selection for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (by entry standard), and have demonstrated a justifiable welfare need through significant loss of income in 2020 compared to 2019, and have never had any anti-doping violation. The […]