The World Anti-Doping Agency has followed the recommendations of a damning report and suspended the Russian anti-doping body. RUSADA had failed to stop rampant drug use in track and field. Now some WADA members want the probe to be widened.
An independent commission set up by WADA is shortly expected to release its report on allegations of widespread doping and blackmail in Athletics. Here is a look at the story so far.
The head of world athletics has said the sport faces a long road to rebuild trust. A report will be released Monday - investigating bribery, extortion and a doping cover-up in track and field.
For almost two years, revelations and allegations of Russian doping have been grabbing the headlines. The high-point, so far, being WADA's report and call for a complete Olympic ban. Here's an overview of the key events.
Doping, along with match-fixing, is the biggest scourge in sport. To combat it, authorities need to be bold against Russia but the IOC faces a series of obstacles to an outright Rio ban, DW's Mark Meadows says.
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