Nesta Carter appeals to CAS over doping charge

Nesta Carter has appealed against the doping charge that meant he, Usain Bolt and the rest of Jamaica’s 2008 Olympic sprint relay team were stripped of their gold medals. Jamaica’s 4×100 metre squad had to hand back their medals after Carter was found guilty of doping following re-analysis of a Beijing sample. Carter participated in

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Semenya set to receive 2012 Olympic gold after Savinova-Farnosova stripped for doping

Caster Semenya is set to have her silver medal from the 800 metres at London 2012 upgraded to gold after Olympic champion Mariya Savinova-Farnosova had her triumph expunged for doping. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) settled a case between the IAAF, the Russian Athletics Federation and Savinova-Farnosova on Friday. CAS found Savinova-Farnosova to

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Coe: Bolt in the same bracket as Ali

Sebastian Coe considers Usain Bolt to be in the same sporting category as Muhammad Ali and said athletics will need “proper horsepower” to drive the sport when the legendary sprinter retires. Bolt is set to end his phenomenal career after the World Championships this year and will go down as one of the greatest sportsmen

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