The draft of an anti-doping law in Germany plans jail terms of up to three years for top athletes caught taking performance-enhancing drugs.
Badminton's top-ranked player Lee Chong Wei has failed a doping test, a senior Malaysian sports official said Saturday.
A 16-year-old Nigerian weightlifter was stripped of her Commonwealth Games gold medal on Friday because of a positive doping test, a case that raised concerns about how such a young athlete had access to banned substances.
A 16-year-old Nigerian weightlifter failed a doping test after becoming the youngest ever female to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal in the sport, organizers said Tuesday.
Orica-GreenEDGE rider Daryl Impey of South Africa has been omitted from the team's Tour de France lineup after failing a doping test.
Olympic medalist Geoff Huegill pleaded guilty Wednesday to possessing a prohibited drug and was given a six-month good behavior bond.
Jamaican Olympic sprinter Sherone Simpson has been banned from her sport until Dec. 20 after testing positive for a banned substance.
The World Anti-Doping Agency says Jamaican officials have "done exactly what we've asked" to get their drug-testing program back in order after glaring failures ahead of the London Olympics.
Swedish hockey star Nicklas Backstrom will receive an Olympic silver medal despite his positive drug test in Sochi.
Sweden's Nicklas Backstrom was the victim of circumstances, writes Scott Burnside.
A Latvian hockey player and a Ukrainian cross-country skier failed drug tests at the Sochi Olympics, bringing to four the number of doping cases at the games.
The Austrian Olympic Committee has filed a complaint with the IOC after Alpine skier Elisabeth Goergl was drug-tested the night before the women's downhill at the Sochi Games.
The World Anti-Doping Agency expects a breakthrough within weeks to catch athletes who use human growth hormone.
Olympic badminton gold medalist Lee Yong-dae and fellow-South Korean Kim Ki-jung have been handed one year suspensions by the sport's world governing body for missing doping tests.
Go ahead -- just try to get away with it. If you're willing to take the risk, you'll pay the price.
Lance Armstrong is still fighting a Texas company that wants to recoup about $12 million in bonuses he was paid for winning the Tour de France while secretly using performance-enhancing drugs.