WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's sports minister said Monday the steps he has taken to fight doping in his country have given him the experience needed to become the next head of the World...
Real Madrid denies Ramos breached anti-doping rules
MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid has denied Sergio Ramos broke anti-doping rules as suggested by German magazine Der Spiegel in the latest "Football Leaks" revelations.
The magazine reported Ramos failed a doping test after the Champions League final against Juventus in 2017, and that the Madrid captain did not follow proper procedures when asked to take a test after a Spanish league match in April this year.
Nasri banned for 6 months following drip treatment
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Former France international Samir Nasri was banned from football for six months following an investigation into an intravenous drip treatment he received in 2016, UEFA said on Tuesday.
Study says widespread doping ahead of 2011 worlds in Daegu
PARIS (AP) — A long-delayed study funded by the World Anti-Doping Agency says one third of athletes may have knowingly doped shortly before they competed at the 2011 track world championships — although few of them were caught at the time.
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA banned Manchester United defender Phil Jones on Monday for two European games for abusing a doping control officer following the Europa League final in May.
Jones was also fined 5,000 euros ($5,900), while the club was fined 10,000 euros ($11,800) for incidents which took place after United beat Ajax to win the Europa League title in Stockholm.
Daley Blind was fined 5,000 euros ($5,900) for failing to comply with regulations.