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Sharapova could return in January

TENNIS

Five-times grand slam winner Maria Sharapova, banned in June for two years for doping offences, may be allowed to return in January, according to Russian Tennis Federation president Shamil Tarpishchev.

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By Reuters | 5 years ago

Doping-WADA makes meldonium U-turn, could affect Sharapova ban

Doping-WADA makes meldonium U-turn, could affect Sharapova ban

Athletes who tested positive for meldonium before March 1 could have bans overturned less than four months before the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after WADA said it was unable to establish how quickly the drug, outlawed since Jan. 1, cleared the human body.

Reuters | 5 years ago

World Anti-Doping Agency announces meldonium amnesty

Meldonium was added to WADA's list of banned substances on Jan. 1, 2016, with athletes around the world being informed of the decision in the autumn of 2015.

Reuters | 5 years ago

Sharapova could return in January

Five-times grand slam winner Maria Sharapova, banned in June for two years for doping offences, may be allowed to return in January, according to Russian Tennis Federation president Shamil Tarpishchev.

Reuters | 5 years ago

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