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LANE ONE: Are the IAAF World Championships the last laugh for Lamine Diack?

For those who care about track & field – as I do – the current edition of the IAAF World Championships are at the...

TSX DAILY: Russia acknowledges Tokyo participation in jeopardy, but RUSADA held blameless; Coe re-elected...

≡ TSX DAILY ~ 26 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: While Russia may be suspended, anti-doping agencies come to the aid of RUSADA  A...

TSX DAILY: WADA confirms Russian doping inquiry on data “discrepancies”; Nye and Rogers in...

≡ TSX DAILY ~ 24 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: Russian doping data “discrepancies are not random” per AIU  The World Anti-Doping Agency confirmed...

THE BIG PICTURE: WADA wants answers on Russian data; IAAF continues RusAF suspension

The stunning revelations concerning possible “manipulation” with the Moscow Lab data provided to the World Anti-Doping Agency in January reverberated around the globe on...

LANE ONE: Here we go again – Russia could be suspended after evidence of...

Last week was a great one for Russian sport ... until the news began leaking out about a possible calamity. Russia hosted the men’s World...

LANE ONE: World Anti-Doping Agency report shows progress, but SafeSport needs more help right...

On Tuesday (17), the World Anti-Doping Agency released its 2018 Annual Report that showed continued, steady progress in its activities against doping and considerably...

TSX DAILY: Track & field fans who want the sport to be more popular...

≡ TSX DAILY ~ 23 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: If you think track & field could once again be a high-profile sport,...

LANE ONE: If you think track & field could once again be a high-profile...

People who care deeply about track & field in the United States decry the low profile the sport has today. The symptoms are obvious:...

TSX DAILY: U.S. men’s soccer players want their “fair share” of revenues; how much...

= TSX DAILY ~ 2 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: U.S. men’s soccer players want a “fair share” ~ how much is that? The United...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Gyarfas charged in 1998 murder plot; worries about IAAF Council candidates...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Aquatics ● Back in May, we asked why the international federation responsible...

TSX DAILY: Swiss say no to Semenya; Senators tell USOPC to pay $20 million...

= TSX DAILY ~ 1 August 2019 = | 1. | Swiss Federal Tribunal: Semenya’s appeal unlikely to succeed The battle royal between the International Association of...

ATHLETICS Panorama: USATF names “new” Pan Am Games team, and best Olympic Trials tickets...

USA Track & Field followed through on the arbitrator’s ruling from last week and released a new roster for its Pan American Games team...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Diack indictment shows corruption on a grand scale; USA Synchro tries...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● The German ARD network managed to obtain a copy of...

THE BIG PICTURE: IAAF keeps Russia on suspension, then changes its name to World...

No change. That was the decision of the International Association of Athletics Associations (IAAF) concerning the Russian Athletics Federation at its Council meeting in Monaco...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: World-leading 13.06 for Roberts at NCAAs, IAAF replies to the Swiss...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● The first day of the NCAA Division I Championships in...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: IAAF’s women’s regs suspended by Swiss Court, so Semenya can run...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● South Africa’s Caster Semenya won a round against the International...

THE BIG PICTURE: London Sunday Times says Russia covered up a doping violation for...

If it’s in a British newspaper, the headline has to be dramatic: “Russia faces new Olympics ban over doping” and “There can be no...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Semenya’s appeal of IAAF regulations filed with the Swiss Federal Tribunal

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● As promised, South Africa’s Olympic 800 m champ Caster Semenya...

LANE ONE: Gyarfas responds: “I didn’t commit any crime” plus the day of reckoning...

As a result of our Lane One story on Monday about the international aquatics federation – FINA – having an accused murderer as a...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: South Africa confirms it will appeal Court of Arbitration holding in...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Athletics ● Despite its agreement in June with the IAAF that it...

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