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Games overshadowed by second positive drugs test

The Commonwealth Games were overshadowed by a second positive doping test as a top official warned about the pitfalls of the supplement industry.

Inside the World Cup’s doping control lab

Fifa hopes it will not see a repeat of Diego Maradona doping scandal, but if any players do get busted for drugs, Pieter van der Merwe will be the man

UCI asks for probes on cyclists accused by Landis

Cycling's governing body said Wednesday that it has asked for probes to be carried out on four riders who have been accused of doping by Floyd Landis.

Landis claims may be Armstrong’s biggest test yet

To many, disgraced Tour de France champion Floyd Landis dipped to a new low last week when, after years of lying, he admitted to systematic doping.

Armstrong rejects new doping accusation

Lance Armstrong on Thursday dismissed accusations of doping levelled against him by disgraced cyclist Floyd Landis.

Landis admits doping, accuses Armstrong

Floyd Landis, who lost his Tour de France title after a positive drug test, has admitted to doping and accused Lance Armstrong of doing the same.

Judge issues arrest warrant for disgraced cyclist Landis

A French judge has issued an arrest warrant against American cyclist Floyd Landis for his suspected hacking into an anti-doping laboratory computer.

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