20 athletes banned from Olympics for not meeting doping test rules

The New National Stadium, the main stadium for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Twenty track and field athletes have been banned from the Tokyo Olympics for not meeting strict anti-doping test rules. The athletes, 10 of whom are from Nigeria, were ruled not eligible for the games after failing to meet anti-doping testing requirements, according to the Athletics Integrity Unit. Other […]

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Olympic Track Star Brianna McNeal Loses Suspension Appeal Over Missing Drug Test – Says She Was Recovering From Abortion

Another American track star done in by an unfair drug test ruling?? You be the judge… Olympic track and field athlete Brianna Rollins-McNeal has lost her appeal of a five-year suspension over missing a drug test in January of 2020, according to an announcement from the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Switzerland. McNeal, who won the gold medal at the […]

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HS track athlete ‘disappointed’ after Biden DOJ drops support of challenge to transgender policy

Originally Published by: Teen secures COVID-19 vaccine appointments for hundreds of seniors Brown v. Board of Education ruling: What to know DOJ calls new witnesses, revives investigation into George Floyd death Connecticut high school track athlete Alanna Smith told Fox News Wednesday she was “disappointed” after the Biden Justice Department withdrew its support for her lawsuit seeking to prevent transgender athletes from competing in […]

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Northern Ireland is on track for its ‘moment of truth’

Dublin: Northern Ireland is on track to restore its power-sharing government after the British and Irish governments tabled proposals to break a three-year deadlock. The plans agreed between Irish nationalists and pro-British unionists include giving more weight to the Irish language in the region and represent the basis for a deal to revive Northern Ireland's executive and Assembly, Arlene Foster, […]

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Russian model, track athlete found dead on roadside after going for run

Fox News Flash top headlines for August 22 Fox News Flash top headlines for August 22 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com A Russian track athlete and model turned up dead on the side of the road earlier this week in western Russia after she'd gone on a training run, according to a report. Margarita Plavunova, 25, suffered cardiac arrest during her […]

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