WADA

MONTREAL: The World Anti-Doping Agency has signed a sponsorship agreement with South Africa-based broadcaster SuperSport that will help WADA raise awareness of clean sport and deliver values-based education programs throughout the African continent.

The partnership is the first of its kind and will see SuperSport become an official WADA sponsor and continental partner for an initial period of two years. Through its role as a sponsor of WADA, SuperSport will provide direct funding and in-kind value for the purposes of promoting and coordinating the protection of clean sport.

Dec 23, 2021 18:12
NEW DELHI: The National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) on Thursday regained the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) accreditation, which was suspended in 2019 due to its failure to meet global standards.  The announcement was made by Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on his official twitter handle. 
Dec 22, 2021 16:12
NEW DELHI: India may be a featherweight when it comes to its standing in global sport, but in terms of doping violations, it has only Russia (167) and Italy (157) ahead of it in the "rankings".
Dec 18, 2020 13:12
LAUSANNE: The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), world sport's highest court, on Thursday reduced a ban imposed on Russia by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), which had banished the country from the international stage for systematic doping, from four to two years.
Dec 17, 2020 18:12
NEW DELHI: India has pledged $1 million to the World Anti-Doping Agency towards WADA's scientific research budget, which will allow the agency to develop innovative anti-doping testing and detection methods.  The money will also be used to further strengthen WADA's independent Investigations and Intelligence Department.
Jul 22, 2020 18:07
MONTREAL, Canada: The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has extended the suspension of the country's National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) by another six months, citing non-conformation to international standards.
Dec 20, 2019 15:12
MONTREAL: The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published its fifth annual Anti-Doping Rule Violations’ (ADRVs’) Report, which is the official set of such figures under the World Anti-Doping Code. 
Aug 24, 2019 14:08
NEW DELHI: Grasping the handle provided by the World Anti-Doping Agency's suspension of the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) with both hands, the BCCI is now expressing faux concern over India's dope testing regimen.
Aug 24, 2019 13:08
NEW DELHI: India will file an appeal before the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Switzerland against the World Anti-Doping Agency's decision to suspend the accreditation of National Dope Testing Laboratory, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said on Friday. Rijiju said it was disheartening that WADA had taken such a decision after the NDTL had begun a "course correction" of issues faced by it "in the past".
Aug 23, 2019 16:08
NEW DELHI: In what is an embarrassing indictment of India's doping control credentials, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has suspended the accreditation of the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) in New Delhi for a period of up to (emphasis ours) six months.
Aug 07, 2019 19:08
MUMBAI: Arguably the most serious threat in recent times to BCCI's untrammelled functioning style is just not going away as the Sports Ministry has made it clear to the board that there won’t be any exemptions on the issue of implementation of anti-doping laws in cricket, going by a report in Indian Express.