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  • Georgian wrestler stripped of 2012 Olympic silver for doping

    The IOC says a freestyle wrestler from Georgia is stripped of his 2012 London Olympics silver medal after testing positive for an anabolic steroid. The Olympic body says oral turinabol

  • Tokyo 2020: Japanese Olympic chief investigated for corruption

    The head of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) Tsunekazu Takeda was placed under formal investigation in Paris last month for corruption, a spokeswoman for the Paris Financial Prosecutor told CNN Friday. The investigation relates to the bidding process for the Olympic Games, with reports that a suspect payment of €1.8 million ($2 million) was made around the announcement that Tokyo was to host the 2020 Olympics. Takeda, a former show jumper who competed at the 1972 and 1976 Olympics, has been...

  • Warning over first case of 'super-gonorrhoea' acquired in the UK

    Health officials are warning of the first case of super-gonorrhoea which has been found to be acquired in the UK.

    The Telegraph