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FIFA to visit Iran to assess preparations for female fans

According to a source close to the proceedings, it will be a three-person delegation.

12 Sep 2019 10:33 AM

Eric Cantona to be honoured with UEFA President's Award

Cantona is the third Manchester United player to receive the award after Bobby Charlton in 2008 and David Beckham last year.

27 Aug 2019 10:00 PM

FIFA appoints emergency committee to run Egyptian football

The governing body of world football said it had appointed a "normalisation committee" to "run the daily affairs" of the EFA.

21 Aug 2019 1:51 PM

FIFA Goal of the Year: Messi and Ibrahimovic in nominees list; watch all goals

They are joined by three women and five men, with goals scored between July 16, 2018 and July 19, 2019.

20 Aug 2019 1:06 PM

Chelsea challenges FIFA transfer ban

The court has confirmed the expected appeal, adding it is "not possible to say at this time" when a verdict is expected.

07 Jun 2019 2:28 PM

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Uefa charges ireland after fans threw tennis balls

John Delaney, an elected member of UEFA's executive committee, has been criticized by Irish lawmakers.

28 Mar 2019 6:01 PM

Ban reduced, Maria Sharapova eyes April return

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova hailed the reduction of her two-year doping ban on Tuesday as one of the “happiest days” of her life, immediately targeting a return to action in April 2017.

05 Oct 2016 7:38 AM

IOC urges sweeping reforms

The World Anti-Doping Agency has this month been the target of hacking, but also finds itself in the crosshairs of an Olympic family demanding widespread reform in the battle against banned drugs in

23 Sep 2016 12:27 AM

Genetic doping, the ‘sea serpent’ of cheating

How big a threat is genetic doping to clean competition in sport

31 Jul 2016 1:45 AM

Seven more Russians banned, number is now 20

Seven athletes including a canoeing gold medallist became the latest Russian competitors to be banned from next month’s Rio Olympics after an explosive report revealed state-run doping across Russian

27 Jul 2016 6:51 AM

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No total Rio ban on Russia, IOC leaves it to federations

The International Olympic Committee on Sunday ordered individual sports federations to decide whether Russian competitors should take part in the Rio Games after failing to agree on a complete ban ove

25 Jul 2016 6:49 AM

Relief for Russia, but strict criteria for athletes

The International Olympic Committee will not impose a blanket ban on Russia for next month’s Rio Olympics over the nation’s doping record but will leave decisions on individual athletes’ participation

25 Jul 2016 1:33 AM

Rio Games: Sports tribunal upholds Russia ban

The international sports tribunal on Thursday rejected an appeal by 67 Russian athletes seeking to overturn an IAAF doping ban on them competing at the Rio Olympics.

21 Jul 2016 11:30 PM

IOC to take a week to decide on Olympic ban

Russia’s Sergey Shubenkov, 2015 world champion, competes in the men’s 110m hurdles final at a national event in Zhukovsky on Wednesday. (Photo: AFP)

21 Jul 2016 2:37 AM

Pro boxers get nod for Rio Olympics

Professional boxers can compete at the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the sport’s governing body ruled in a landmark decision on Wednesday.

01 Jun 2016 11:38 PM

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IOC discovers 23 more dope cheats

The International Olympic Committee on Friday reported 23 new doping failures from retests on 265 samples from the 2012 London Games.

28 May 2016 3:47 AM

More shockers soon: IOC

The IOC will announce in one week how many new doping failures from the 2012 London Olympics have been found in retesting of samples, officials said Wednesday.

19 May 2016 2:53 AM

Fifa still undecided on reform panel

Fifa is still considering setting up an independent panel to oversee its reform effort, a move requested by world football’s top corporate sponsors, the head of Fifa’s reform committee Francois Carrar

06 Mar 2016 5:38 AM

Michel Platini appeals 6-year ban

Uefa president Michel Platini has made a formal appeal against his six-year ban from football at the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the tribunal said on Wednesday.

02 Mar 2016 11:27 PM