Silver medallists Russia's Romanova, Zaitseva, Shumilova and Vilukhina pose on the podium during the victory ceremony for the women's biathlon 4 x 6km event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Olympic Doping Whistleblower Fights Back Against Russian-Backed Lawsuit

The whistleblower who exposed Russia’s Olympic doping scandal is firing back at a powerful oligarch who is financing a lawsuit against him in the United States, demanding that the businessman preserve documents that he believes may show Russian President Vladimir Putin’s government is secretly behind the litigation. And in a letter addressed to Mikhail Prokhorov, the […]

The Olympic rings are pictured at the Alpensia resort for the upcoming 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang

Olympic Doping Bans On 28 Russian Athletes Overturned By Sport's Highest Tribunal

ZURICH, Feb 1 (Reuters) – Twenty-eight Russian athletes have had their Olympic doping bans overturned and their results from the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi reinstated after their appeals were upheld by sport’s highest tribunal on Thursday. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said in a statement that it had found insufficient evidence during […]