Drugs authorities are playing down fears that COVID-19 vaccines could contain prohibited substances and result in doping bans for athletes

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has played down fears that COVID-19 vaccines could contain banned substances and result in bans for athletes. Last week, world para-swimming champion Tully Kearney expressed concern that she would be forced to choose between her health and risking a ban that would see her miss next year's Olympics in Tokyo. "Despite […]

A former England rugby star says he ‘can’t remember’ winning the 2003 World Cup. He’s now joined a group of ex-players suing authorities after being diagnosed with dementia.

Former England rugby star Steve Thompson is one of a group of eight ex-players suing the sport's authorities after being diagnosed with the early onset dementia.  The BBC reports that the group are to send a letter of claim amounting to millions of pounds in damages to the governing bodies for English, Welsh, and World […]