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  • NFL, NFL Players Association reach 'tentative agreement' on HGH testing

    NFL, NFL Players Association reach 'tentative agreement' on HGH testing
    The NFL and the NFL Players Association have reached a tentative agreement on human growth hormone testing this season, according to a players' union memo. The memo, which was sent to all NFL players and their representatives and obtained by The...
  • Maryland State Fair hosts arm-wrestling tournament for anyone to compete

    Maryland State Fair hosts arm-wrestling tournament for anyone to compete
    At a time of amped-up competitions like cage matches and extreme obstacle-course races, there's something downright retro about a good old-fashioned arm-wrestle. A couple of combatants, usually at a bar, usually egged on by onlookers, plant their elbows,...
  • Players linked to Biogenesis scandal could face 100-game suspensions

    Players linked to Biogenesis scandal could face 100-game suspensions
    The 2013 baseball season could be unlike any other in history, with an unprecedented wave of suspensions possible by the All-Star break in the mushrooming Biogenesis scandal. Ryan Braun, the 2011 National League Most Valuable Player who beat the rap...
  • All U.S. sports need an anti-doping agency

    All U.S. sports need an anti-doping agency
    Time will tell whether self-described "bully" Lance Armstrong's interview with Oprah Winfrey can repair the good name he lost when the United States Anti-Doping Agency revealed the truth behind his carefully crafted "narrative" of survival and sports...
  • If Armstrong comes clean, reinstate him?

    If Armstrong comes clean, reinstate him?
    Throw the book at him Philip Hersh Chicago Tribune Before assuming Lance Armstrong comes fully clean, not to Oprah Winfrey but to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency under oath — quite an assumption, given his decade of lies — it is worth noting...
  • Orioles laud expanded drug testing in baseball

    Orioles laud expanded drug testing in baseball
    Major League Baseball and the players association have agreed to take the next step toward eradicating performance-enhancing drugs from the game by expanding random blood testing for human growth hormone to during the season and conducting additional...
  • Ulman Cancer Fund will continue to work with Armstrong's foundation

    Ulman Cancer Fund will continue to work with Armstrong's foundation
    With the announcement Wednesday that Lance Armstrong would leave his role as chairman of his foundation, a local organization with strong ties to Armstrong and his work said it would continue to work with they beleaguered cyclist. Brock Yetso,...
  • To host Lance Armstrong, triathlon drops sanctioning

    To host Lance Armstrong, triathlon drops sanctioning
    Organizers of the charitable Half Full Triathlon are thrilled Lance Armstrong will compete in their October Howard County race. But critics in the sports community aren't sharing their enthusiasm. Because Armstrong has been banned for life from all...
  • Tajikistan football player the first positive test of Asiad

    INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - The Asian Games announced its first positive doping test on Tuesday and said Tajikistan football player Khurshed Beknazarov had been thrown out of the multi-sport event in South Korea. The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA)...
  • AFL club fail to halt doping probe, players face bans

    MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australian Rules club Essendon have failed in their bid to halt a lengthy investigation by the country's national anti-doping agency into drugs violations, leaving more than a dozen of their players facing bans from the game. The...
  • NFL, players association reach agreement on testing players for HGH

    After three years of haggling, the NFL and the NFL Players Assn. finally reached an agreement to test players for human growth hormone, a move widely regarded as a positive development in an otherwise harrowing start to the 2014 season. The new...
  • Swimming-Hardy retracing her roots after stormy few years

    By SINGAPORE, Sept 3 (Reuters) - After years of turbulence, Jessica Hardy has gone full circle, returning to the event that launched her rocky swimming career. Once the world's premier female breaststroke swimmer, the American has set her sights on...