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Stories with organization: Russia Olympic Team
  • Athletes want probe to go beyond Russian track team story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Nov-19-15 7:59 am

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Cleaning up the corrupt anti-doping system in Russia matters because of these stories:

  • 5 Russian athletes who will be missed during ban 
    Updated: Nov-14-15 8:56 am

    MOSCOW - Russia was suspended Friday by track and field's world governing body the IAAF, four days after a World Anti-Doping Agency report alleged a vast, state-sponsored operation of performance-enhancing drug use.

  • Bubka: IAAF should not punish innocent Russian athletes 
    Updated: Nov-12-15 3:47 pm

    LONDON - Thirty years later, Sergei Bubka still feels the pain of missing out on a chance of a gold medal at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics because of the Soviet boycott.

  • A look at the key doping allegations against Russia 
    Updated: Nov-12-15 6:43 am

    MOSCOW - Russia faces expulsion from the marquee track and field events at next year's Olympics after a World Anti-Doping Agency report accused it of operating a vast state-sponsored doping program.

  • Bach expects IAAF to take 'necessary' action against Russia 
    Updated: Nov-11-15 4:17 pm

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland - IOC President Thomas Bach said Wednesday he expects track and field's world governing body to take "the necessary measures" against the Russian federation for its record on doping.

  • Doping scandal threatens Russia's storied sports legacy 
    Updated: Nov-11-15 12:36 am

    MOSCOW - The day after the 2014 Sochi Olympics ended with Russia atop the medals table, a beaming President Vladimir Putin presented his athletes with state awards for "defending the honor" of their country by showing that its "great and glorious" sports traditions were still strong.

  • Putin spokesman says Russia doping charges appear unfounded story has photos
    Updated: Nov-10-15 6:05 am

    MOSCOW - The accusations of state-sponsored doping in Russian track and field appear to be unfounded, President Vladimir Putin's spokesman said Tuesday.

  • Radcliffe: Inquiry shows Olympic cheats they'll be caught 
    Updated: Nov-09-15 8:38 pm

    LONDON - Marathon record-holder Paula Radcliffe believes the devastating exposure of state-sponsored doping by Russia send a timely warning to athletes thinking of cheating at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics that they will be caught.

  • IAAF gives Russia deadline to respond to doping report 
    Updated: Nov-09-15 1:36 pm

    LONDON - The IAAF is giving Russia until the end of the week to respond to damning allegations of state-sponsored doping before the world governing body decides whether to suspend the country from international competition.

  • Things to know about doping in Russia 
    Updated: Nov-06-15 4:27 am

    MOSCOW - Allegations that Russian athletes have routinely doped their way to success in major competitions and tried to cover up positive drug tests have shaken the world of track and field.

  • Former IAAF head investigated in Russia doping probe story has photos
    Updated: Nov-04-15 12:54 pm

    PARIS - In another blow to the credibility of a major sports federation, former IAAF President Lamine Diack has been placed under criminal investigation on suspicion of taking more than $1 million in bribes from Russia to cover up positive doping tests.