The International Cycling Union’s (UCI) anti-doping division contacted the British authorities yesterday to “assess” former Team Sky rider Josh Edmondson’s claim the British outfit covered up his breach of cycling rules on injections.
FIFA suspended Mali’s teams and officials from international football yesterday because of government interference in how the federation is run. Mali’s World Cup qualifying programme will not be immediately affected.
A senior International Olympic Committee member was forced to apologise yesterday after comparing calls for a blanket ban of Russian athletes for state-sponsored doping to Nazi Germany’s treatment of Jews.
Gian-Franco Kasper said: “It was an inappropriate and insensitive...