• Usain Bolt backs strong action over Russia’s doping

    Usain Bolt backs strong action over Russia’s doping

    Usain Bolt, Sprint king believes the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruling on Russia’s drug cheats will scare athletes and send a strong message that doping won’t be tolerated.

    CAS on Thursday rejected an appeal by 67 Russian athletes seeking to overturn an IAAF doping ban on them competing at the Rio Olympics.

    A decision on banning Russia from the Rio Games, which start on August 5, could come this weekend and Jamaican star Bolt, a six-time Olympic champion, has no […]

  • Usain Bolt may lose 2008 Olympic relay gold over Doping Saga

    Usain Bolt may lose 2008 Olympic relay gold over Doping Saga

    Jamaican Sprinter, Usain Bolt could lose one of the three golds he won at the 2008 Beijing Olympics as ‘A’ sample of one of his team-mates in the 4x100m, Nesta Carter, was found to contain the banned substance Methylhexanamine.

    The news comes after the retesting of 454 samples from the 2008 Games. Carter, who along with his agent has not replied to requests for comment, will face sanctions if his ‘B’ sample also tests positive for the substance.

    The 30-year-old ran the […]