Olympic Track & Field

Russia’s Tatyana Chernova stripped of 2008 Olympic bronze for doping

By Nick Forrester Apr 24, 2017

On Monday, Russian heptathlete Tatyana Chernova was stripped of her 2008 Beijing Olympics bronze medal for doping with anabolic steroids. Chernova,…

Olympic Track & Field


Russian marathon runner Albina Mayorova banned for doping

By Kayla Lombardo Apr 24, 2017

Russian marathon runner Albina Mayorova has received a doping ban for four years, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled…

Olympic hurdles gold medalist Brianna Rollins suspended for whereabouts mix-up

By Nick Forrester Apr 20, 2017

Olympic gold medalist hurdler Brianna Rollins received a one-year suspension for repeated failures to disclose her whereabouts to anti-doping officials.…

Five Russians banned for doping at Olympics, world championships

By Nick Forrester Apr 19, 2017

Five Russian track athletes have received two-year doping bans for offenses relating back to the 2012 London Olympic Games and…

Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong tests positive for EPO

By Kayla Lombardo Apr 7, 2017

Reigning Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong has tested positive for the banned blood-booster EPO, according to the IAAF. She is still…

Three more Russian athletes disqualified from 2012 Olympics for doping

By Nick Forrester Mar 22, 2017

Three more Russian athletes have been disqualified from the 2012 Olympics after failing doping retests, according to a statement from…

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