Corruption In Sports

2 Malaysian badminton players banned for match-fixing

May 2, 2018

The Badminton World Federation has imposed career-ending bans on former world junior singles champion Zulfadli Zulkiffli and fellow Malaysian Tan Chun Seang following a match-fixing investigation

Japan's ancient sport of sumo needs some brighter days

Mar 6, 2018

Japan's national sport sumo will be aiming to restore its battered reputation at the upcoming Spring Grand Sumo Tournament

Reports: Chinese oil tycoon detained for questioning

Mar 1, 2018

News reports say a Chinese oil tycoon whose company is buying a stake in Russia's Rosneft has been detained by Chinese authorities for questioning amid a marathon anti-corruption campaign

Russians win hockey gold with 4-3 OT win over Germany

Feb 25, 2018

The Russians have won the men's hockey gold medal at the Olympics with a 4-3 overtime win over Germany

Bach: Russian doping scandal didn't stain Winter Olympics

Feb 25, 2018

Bach says Russian doping scandal did not stain Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Olympic curling world stunned by Russian doping scandal

Feb 19, 2018

The Olympic curling world has been stunned by news that a Russian competitor is facing a doping charge

The Latest: Shiffrin finally gets her gold on Olympics Day 6

Feb 15, 2018

American Mikaela Shiffrin finally made her Pyeongchang Olympic debut on Day 6, speeding to gold in the women's giant slalom after several days of weather delays

Russian fans proudly flying flags, but athletes can't

Feb 15, 2018

Russian fans proudly flying the flag for their country at the Pyeongchang Olympics, where Russia is technically banned and athletes can't show national symbols

Old French-Dutch match-fixing attempt surfaces at Olympics

Feb 15, 2018

The Dutch Olympic team has been hit by a 4-year-old match-fixing scandal involving one of its speedskating coaches

The Latest: Confidante of ex-SKorean leader vows to appeal

Feb 13, 2018

The lawyer representing the former South Korean president's confidante has vowed to appeal after the friend was sentenced to 20 years in prison for her role in a wide-ranging political scandal