A sign  on a wall of a building which houses the Russian Anti-Doping Agency  in Moscow. Photograph: Maxim Shipenkov/EPA

Russia has avoided further sanctions from the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) despite missing by more than a fortnight a December 31st deadline to pro(...)

Johan Bruyneel (L) with Lance Armstrong after the 20th stage of the 2010 Tour de France. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty

Lance Armstrong’s former team manager has been handed a lifetime ban from cycling for his role in a doping scandal that saw Armstrong stripped of his (...)

The office of the Russian Anti-Doping agency in Moscow. Photograph: Maxim Shemetov/Reuters

The World Anti-Doping Agency is facing the gravest crisis in its 19-year history after it lifted Russia’s suspension, despite pleas from the rest of t(...)

Craig Reedie, World Anti-Doping Agency president speaks during the opening day of the Wada annual symposium in Lausanne. Photograph: Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP.

The World Anti-Doping Agency president, Craig Reedie, has warned Russia that it will not be allowed back in “from the cold” until it acknowledges its (...)

Lawyer Richard McLaren delivers his second and final part of a report for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), at a news conference in London. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters

The second and final part of an independent commission report, led by Canadian law professor Richard McLaren, was published on Friday and provided mor(...)

Chris Froome and Bradley Wiggins are among the latest batch of athletes to be targeted by Russian hackers. Photogrpah: Getty

Five British athletes, include the Tour de France winning cyclists Chris Froome and Bradley Wiggins, are among the latest batch of names alleged by a (...)

Russia-based cyber espionage group Tsar Team (APT28) accessed  personal records of Olympic athletes including USA gymnast Simone Biles. Photograph:  Lars Baron/Getty Images

Anti-doping chiefs have condemned computer hackers who claim to have accessed the personal records of Olympic athletes including Serena and Venus Will(...)