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IAAF deny race walker cover-up
New York Times allege world athletics' governing body had evidence 50km race walker Alex Schwazer was doping.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2013 12:08 GMT
Syrian female hurdler fails drug test
The IOC kick hurdler Ghfran Almouhamed out of the London Olympic Games after she tests positive for a banned stimulant.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2012 16:08 GMT
Russian triumphs in 50-kilometre walk
Sergei Kirdyapkin gives Russia first gold medal in event in 20 years, breaking the Olympic record by more than a minute.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2012 14:32 GMT
Two athletes found guilty of doping
An American judo fighter and reigning Olympic champion are the two latest athletes to be caught out for doping.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 20:53 GMT
Schwazer walks into record books
Italian sets blistering pace to win gold in men's 50km walk.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2008 16:49 GMT
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