• The Latest: Ski federation to 'act decisively' after report
    The Associated Press22 minutes ago

    The Latest: Ski federation to 'act decisively' after report

    The International Ski Federation says it will ''act decisively'' and with zero tolerance against doping after studying the McLaren report. World Anti-Doping Agency investigator Richard McLaren says Russia's state-backed doping program corrupted the 2014 Sochi Olympics, where the

  • A $30 million splurge on Putin's daughter's favorite sport
    Reuters23 minutes ago

    A $30 million splurge on Putin's daughter's favorite sport

    By Jack Stubbs MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is building a $30 million complex for acrobatic rock'n'roll, a niche sport in which President Vladimir Putin's daughter is a leading dancer and has a senior role for development, a Reuters review of public documents has shown. The Zhavoronki Acrobatic

  • Over 1,000 Russian athletes benefited from doping conspiracy
    Reuters26 minutes ago

    Over 1,000 Russian athletes benefited from doping conspiracy

    By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) - More than 1,000 Russian athletes competing in summer, winter and paralympic sport were involved in or benefited from an institutional conspiracy to conceal positive doping tests, an independent WADA report said on Friday. The second and final part of the report

  • New report: More than 1,000 Russian athletes involved in doping
    Fourth-Place Medal50 minutes ago

    New report: More than 1,000 Russian athletes involved in doping

    The malfunction of one ring was only a tiny part of the problem plaguing Russia’s Sochi Olympics, a new report charges. The World Anti-Doping Agency has released a new report charging Russia with widespread, pervasive, state-sponsored doping of more than 1,000 athletes during a period that includes