A commission set up by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has issued a damning report on corruption in athletics. It says senior officials in the ruling body IAAF must have known about widespread bribe-taking and doping in the sport.
The son of the former IAAF president Lamine Diack is at the heart of a corruption racket that involved vote buying for the Olympics, says the French financial prosecutor. Tokyo 2020 and Rio 2016 are under investigation.
The president of Germany’s athletics federation has expressed frustration over a delay in the release of a survey on doping. The report indicated that the problem in athletics could be worse than previously thought.
Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt is set to run his final individual race on Saturday at the IAAF World Championships in London. Among those he will be competing against is Germany's Julian Reus.
Not unlike their counterparts with many "real" sports, eSports officials are involved in a growing battle against doping. However, it seems there is still a long way to go in this relatively new competitive activity.
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