Brazil’s failure to have an accredited laboratory ready in time for soccer’s World Cup means a player suspected of doping may be able to continue competing because testing won’t be done before his next game, according to the head of FIFA’s medical committee.
Kenya opened an investigation into reports athletes in the East African nation used performance enhancing drugs after the World Anti-Doping Agency voiced similar concerns, Sports Secretary Hassan Wario Arero said.
The PGA Tour asked a New York state judge to throw out a lawsuit by golfer Vijay Singh, who claims he was publicly humiliated by a suspension for using deer-antler spray before he was cleared of wrongdoing two months later.
Sport’s highest court cleared double Olympic 200-meter champion Veronica Campbell-Brown of doping, 13 days after Jamaica’s track and field association gave her a two- year suspension for taking a banned substance.
The World Anti-Doping Agency could fast track an application from Brazil’s new drug-testing laboratory to ensure a facility is in place for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, the country’s top anti-doping official said.