Cyber Hackers Publish Medical Data for Farah, Nadal and Rose

By Alan Baldwin LONDON, Sept 19 – Olympic champions Mo Farah, Rafael Nadal and Justin Rose were among athletes targeted on Monday in the latest leak of confidential medical documents that the world anti-doping agency (WADA) says were hacked by a Russian cyber espionage group. Britain’s Farah became only the second man to retain the

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Doping-British Doctor Alleges He Doped 150 Sportsmen

LONDON, April 2 (Reuters) – UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) said it was “deeply concerned and shocked” by a Sunday Times report in which a British doctor alleged he had prescribed banned performance-enhancing drugs to 150 sportsmen including several Premier League footballers. The paper said Dr Mark Bonar claimed his “clients” included an England cricketer, British Tour

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Sharapova’s Peers Stunned, But Support Doping System

By Mark Lamport-Stokes INDIAN WELLS, California, March 10 – While Maria Sharapova‘s fellow players were shocked by the Russian’s announcement that she failed a drug test at the Australian Open, most of them felt the “huge mistake” could have been avoided. World number three Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland described it as “a very sad day

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