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Rio 2016: 36 Russians cleared to compete at Olympic Games

Thirty-six Russian athletes have been cleared to compete at the Rio Olympics on the eve of the Games. A three-member International Olympic Committee (IOC) panel ratified the decisions regarding 11 boxers, 18 shooters, six sailors and one golfer. The Russian

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European Championships: Russian whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova ‘welcome’

Russian doping whistleblower Yuliya Stepanova has been described as a “symbol” for clean competitors by the president of European Athletics. Svein Arne Hansen said the 800m runner, who has served a two-year drugs ban, is welcome at the European Championships,

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