doping

Sport

An Ex-Professional Football 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
7.6.18
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
9.21.17
Lance Armstrong

In Search of Lance Armstrong's Staunchest Supporters

More than four years after publicly admitting to doping, Lance Armstrong remains an outcast in the cycling world. But some of his supporters have stayed loyal to the disgraced American. What has kept them on side through so much turmoil?
Alex Warnakulasuriya
6.29.17
VICE Sports

Whereabouts Violations Reveal Larger Flaws of English Football's Anti-Doping Efforts

Manchester City's £35,000 fine says an awful lot.
VICE Sports
2.22.17
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
1.6.17
bad times for tyson fury

Tyson Fury’s Boxing License Suspended Pending Investigation Into Anti-Doping Issues

The British Boxing Board of Control has confirmed that Fury has lost his license, in an already turbulent month for the Mancunian boxer.
UK Sports Staff
10.13.16
Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova Eligible to Return in April After Court Reduces Doping Suspension

Maria Sharapova's two year ban has been reduced to 15 months, and she'll be able to return for the 2017 French Open.
Joseph Flynn
10.4.16
russia

Putin Is Using Paralympics Ban for Propaganda, But Is He Also Right?

Russian President Vladimir Putin has slammed the IPC's ruling as "outside the bounds of law, morality and humanity."
Josephine Huetlin
9.7.16
action sports

Does Everest Have a Drug Problem?

Anecdotal evidence paints a picture of mountaineers doping their way to successful summits, sometimes with dangerous drugs. How serious and widespread is the actual problem?
Daniel Oberhaus
8.30.16
doping

Former Arsenal Forward Andrey Arshavin Claims Some Sports Are “Simply Impossible Without Doping”

Now seeing out his career with Kazakh side FC Kairat, Arshavin has made a stir in Russia by claiming that doping is par for the course in some sports.
UK Sports Staff
8.18.16
olympics

The Rise and Fall of Gerd Bonk, the World Champion of Doping

East German weightlifter Gerd Bonk took the highest documented quantity of anabolic steroids in his quest for a gold medal. He was a victim of the greatest, widest reaching, and most sociopathic scandal in sports history.
Brian Blickenstaff
8.10.16
running

The Mountain (Running) Men in the Grassroots Fight Against Doping

Mountain, ultra, and trail running is a niche but growing sport. Now some of its most prominent athletes want to stop the rise of doping before it takes root.
Katie Matlack
8.8.16
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