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2014-01-06 12:24:40

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2009-05-19 09:42:00

MONTE CARLO, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- - Three-Year Agreement Begins with World Championships in August in Berlin, Extends Through 2010 in Qatar and 2011 in South Korea Samsung Electronics and the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) today announced a new three-year agreement, naming Samsung an Official IAAF Partner.

2006-08-10 07:34:58

By Isa Amok BAMBOUS, Mauritius (Reuters) - Age cheating will be treated with the same seriousness as doping, the head of the world athletics governing body said on Thursday.

2006-08-06 13:24:37

By Patrick Vignal GOTHENBURG, Sweden (Reuters) - The president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has called for four-year bans for athletes testing positive for some substances such as steroids.

2006-08-04 07:19:42

NAIROBI (Reuters) - A runner in Kenya's world junior championships team was charged on Friday with forging his age on official documents.

2006-07-30 09:48:34

LONDON (Reuters) - Olympic and world 100 meters champion Justin Gatlin will attend a hearing before the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) in the near future after failing a drugs test for testosterone.

2005-08-03 08:59:07

By John Mehaffey HELSINKI (Reuters) - The United States withdrew a proposal to impose lifetime bans on all athletes testing positive for steroids Wednesday after being assured that the world governing body aimed to double the present two-year ban.

2005-07-28 17:30:48

LONDON (Reuters) - Next month's world championships in Helsinki will be subject to the biggest anti-doping program conducted by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), the sport's governing body said Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.