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France's Cornet avoids potential ban for 'missing drugs test'

French player Alize Cornet has avoided a potential ban after the International Tennis Federation dismissed a charge against her for missing three drugs tests in a year. Players must be available for out-of-competition testing for one hour every day under ...

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Former Olympic champion Kiprop was tipped off about drugs test

Former Olympic 1500m champion Asbel Kiprop was tipped off by a doping control officer about a drugs test, but officials deny he was asked for money. The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) confirmed the Kenyan, 28, tested positive for EPO after ...

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Briton Evans wins on return from drugs ban

Britain’s Dan Evans made a winning return from a drugs ban with victory in round one of qualifying for next week’s ATP Challenger Tour event in Glasgow. The 27-year-old, who was suspended for 12 months after testing positive for cocaine ...

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'Cocaine is a life-ruiner' – Evans set to return after drugs ban

Media playback is not supported on this device “If you saw the ruins it left behind, you’d be pretty confident I won’t take that drug again.” Last April, a month after reaching a career-high ranking of 41, Britain’s Dan Evans ...

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'Take drugs or race men' – new rules for women with high testosterone levels

Some female runners with naturally high testosterone levels will have to race against men or change events unless they take medication, under new rules issued by athletics’ governing body. The rules, which start on 1 November 2018, would apply to ...

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Evans set to return at Glasgow Trophy after drugs ban

Media playback is not supported on this device Former world number 41 Dan Evans is set to return from a one-year drugs ban as a wildcard entrant into the qualifying draw at the Glasgow Trophy on 28 April. The 27-year-old, ...

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Dan Evans: Lawn Tennis Association warns British player over drugs ban

Media playback is not supported on this device Britain’s Dan Evans has been warned by the Lawn Tennis Association that any support is “entirely dependent” on his level of professionalism as he returns to training after being banned for failing ...

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Nigel Levine: British sprinter provisionally suspended for failing drugs test

British Olympic sprinter Nigel Levine has been provisionally suspended for failing a drugs test. It was reported in December the 28-year-old had allegedly tested positive for the banned asthma drug clenbuterol. Levine will be offered a UK Anti-Doping hearing to ...

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Luvo Manyonga: Drugs, redemption and jumping far

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The 2017 world long jump champion Luvo Manyonga talks about his battle with crystal meth and of his desire to break the long jump record. BBC Sport – Athletics

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Nigel Levine: British sprinter fails drugs test

British sprinter Nigel Levine has failed a drugs test. Levine, 28, is alleged to have tested positive for the banned asthma drug clenbuterol and the Daily Mail reports he is waiting for his B sample result. The European indoor gold ...

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