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Criminalizing sports doping

Doping is criminalised in countries such as France, Germany, Italy, Kenya and Spain. Russia, which has had 41 Olympians stripped of their medals for doping violations, have followed suit with the criminalisation of doping in sports since 2017. While these countries have established penalties for sports doping within their borders, the United States of America wants to extend this at a global level. Earlier this week, the US lawmakers have introduced a bill in the House that would see prison time for the use, manufacturing or distribution of performance-enhancing drugs…

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Should Malaysia host another Multi Sports Event?

Former Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM) president Tunku Imran Tuanku Jaafar had indicated that Malaysia were capable of hosting the 2026 Commonwealth Games. Tourism Malaysia chairman Datuk Siew Ka Wei, had on his part, bounced the idea of Malaysia and neighbours Singapore making a joint bid for the 2032 Olympics. There are also some who believe that Malaysia should look into hosting the Asian Games for the first time. If Malaysia do make a bid for any of the three, the best bet would be hosting the Commonwealth Games Should…

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The data crunching behind the SEA Games success

  Dato Sieh Kok Chi is a name synonym to sports in Malaysia. Below is the analysis that the former secretary of the Olympic Council of Malaysia painstakingly prepared just after the 2015 Games to help pave the way for Malaysia’s overall success at the 2017 SEA Games.     An Analysis of the Medal Winning Patterns of 28th SEA Games to Shortlist the Sports & Events of the 29th SEA Games Background Malaysia will be hosting the 29th SEA Games in 2017. Like all SEA hosts, it is important…

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