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SA Boxing Featherweight Champion Gets Ban

October 25, 2011 7:46 am Published by Comments Off on SA Boxing Featherweight Champion Gets Ban

Cape Town, 25th October, 2011 – SA Boxing Featherweight Champion Matima Molefe has received a two year ban from the SA Institute for Drug-Free Sport who have passed sentence following the champion testing positive for anabolic steroids after the featherweight title fight in May this year. The banned substances were found in Molefe's urine sample, which was taken by the... Read More


UK launches ‘Win Clean: Say No To Doping’ campaign

October 24, 2011 9:49 am Published by Comments Off on UK launches ‘Win Clean: Say No To Doping’ campaign

Leading sporting figures today gathered in London’s Trafalgar Square to launch the ‘Win Clean: Say No to Doping’ international anti-doping campaign in preparation for next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games. Hugh Robertson, Minister for Sport and the Olympics, was joined by LOCOG Director of Sport Debbie Jevans, World Anti-Doping Agency Director of the European Office and Relations with International Federations... Read More


WADA publishes 2012 Prohibited List

October 3, 2011 9:19 am Published by Comments Off on WADA publishes 2012 Prohibited List

Following approval by the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) Executive Committee on September 17, the 2012 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods is now available. Noteworthy changes to the List, which will come into force on January 1, 2012, include: Formoterol added as an exception to beta-2 agonists One of the most significant changes is the removal of formoterol from Section... Read More