Stephen Wilson

31 athletes caught in retests of 2008 Beijing Olympics samples, IOC says

LONDON — In a major doping crackdown stretching back eight years, 31 athletes in six sports could be barred from competing in the Olympics... Read more

Ex-WADA president chides Sharapova

LONDON — Maria Sharapova was guilty of “willful negligence” for using meldonium, and international tennis officials were aware that many... Read more

Ticket sales for Rio Olympics are lagging


LAUSANNE, Switzerland — With five months to go before the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian organizers are struggling to... Read more

IOC is working to combat Zika outbreak in Brazil

LONDON — Seeking to allay fears over the Zika outbreak, the IOC medical director said “everything that can be... Read more

Three are banned for life in Russian doping case


LONDON — The son of former IAAF president Lamine Diack and two Russian officials were banned from track and field for life on... Read more