doping

dog racing

Doped Up Dogs: Why Greyhounds Are Being Given Cocaine

Doping in the dog racing world has decreased in recent years, but it's still happening throughout the UK and Ireland.
Max Daly
7.2.19
food news

Scientists Say Chemical Found in Spinach Is Basically a Steroid, Should Be Banned for Athletes

Tired: blaming boner pills for your doping allegations. Wired: blaming a salad!
Jelisa Castrodale
6.26.19
Sport

An Ex-Pro Soccer Player Explains How Easy It Is to Dope

"I was only tested once throughout my entire career, while some players I knew were never tested at all."
Ferdinand Dyck
7.8.18
2018 olympics

Russia Banned from 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea

As a penalty for a systemic doping scheme, the Russian flag will not fly and the national anthem will not be played in Pyeongchang next February.
Sean Newell
12.6.17
soccer

Report: Entire Russian 2014 World Cup Squad to Face FIFA Doping Investigation

A total of 34 players—including the 23 from Brazil—are said to be under investigation after several "irregularities" were found in their urine samples.
Liam Daniel Pierce
6.26.17
Tennis

Maria Sharapova Won't Get a French Open Wild Card

Sharapova needed an invite to compete in the French Open after returning to tennis from a 15-month ban for doping, but the French Tennis Federation said 'non.'
Caitlin Kelly
5.16.17
Tennis

What Maria Sharapova's Return Means for the WTA

Maria Sharapova is back from a 15-month doping ban, and given the current landscape of the WTA Tour, she may be back on top of women's tennis sooner rather than later.
Lindsay Gibbs
5.7.17
nba

Joakim Noah Busted for Over-The-Counter Drug Violation, Handed 20-Game Suspension

His suspension would begin after he is "eligible and physically able to play," according to the NBA.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.26.17
AFL

Inside The Sad, Inevitable Decline Of Aussie Rules Legend, James Hird

The story of the Essendon drug saga and James Hird's role in it took another turn for the worst, with the AFL legend rushed to hospital last week after a suspected drug overdose.
James Pavey
1.20.17
Highlights

The Drip Doctors Fiasco Keeps Getting Worse For Samir Nasri

From hacked account to possible doping ban, it's been a rough couple months for Samir Nasri
Brian Blickenstaff
1.9.17
Putin

Putin Denies State-Sponsored Russian Doping Despite "Mountain of New Evidence," Ongoing Investigations

Putin looks the world in the face and lies about Russian doping.
Brian Blickenstaff
12.23.16
doping

Infamous Drug Cheat Lance Armstrong Cycles New Zealand Streets; Prepares for Beer Advertisement

"We are using Lance to tell a cautionary tale called 'The Consequence' which depicts how much you stand to lose when you pursue success at all costs."
VICE Sports
12.20.16
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