In 2016, many athletes have tested positive for the WADA-banned substance. But, the effects of the heart drug have been called into question. It has transpired that many athletes may have been unfairly suspended after testing positive.
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.
The International Ice Hockey Federation has issued doping bans to three players in Russia's Kontinental Hockey League. Among them is former Russian national team player Danis Zaripov.
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.
The former French Open finalist and world number five Sara Errani has been banned from tennis until October after a failed a drugs test in February. She claims she took her mother's cancer drug by mistake.
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