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Tag: Doping

Weightlifter Seema Banned For Four Years For Doping

New Delhi: India’s Commonwealth Championship silver medallist weightlifter Seema has been slapped with a four-year suspension for a doping violation. In a statement, the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) said Seema’s dope sample was collected this year during the 34th Women National Weightlifting Championship in Vishakhapatnam. “Presence of prohibited substances were found in her system during […]

IWF suspends nine countries for doping violations

Budapest: Nine countries have been suspended from weightlifting for a year by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF). The decision by the IWF followed the retesting of anti-doping samples from the 2008 and 2012 Olympics. Countries with at least three doping offenses from those Olympics were suspended, reports Xinhua news agency. The member federations identified as such […]

WADA chief calls for ADAMS security improvements to fend off cyber attacks

Lausanne: The World Anti-Doping Agencys (WADA) global doping control database requires extra protection from possible cyber intrusion, WADA President Craig Reedie said on Monday. Addressing the Annual WADA Symposium, being held in Lausanne between March 13 and 15, Reedie said the organisation continued its work on the security improvements of its database ADAMS (Anti-Doping Administration & […]