Graham Dunbar

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Russia retaliated for doping bans with hacks

General Oct 5, 2018

Russia retaliated for doping bans with hacks

In Russia, sports and the government are closely intertwined. Top athletes hold military ranks, Olympic medals are a matter of national pride, and champions receive luxury cars in Kremlin ceremonies. So when Russia was accused of doping its way to the top, the Russian state hit ...

More Sports / Auto Racing Dec 31, 2013

Small improvement for Schumacher after second surgery

Michael Schumacher underwent surgery for a second time after a brain scan showed small, "surprising" signs of improvement, but grim doctors said Tuesday they could offer no insight into the prognosis for the Formula One champion. Schumacher, who turns 45 on Friday, suffered critical head ...