WADA moves crucial ExCo meeting to Lausanne from Paris

first_img 9 months ago WADA says sanctions won’t hit Russia’s Euro games, CL final 9 months ago Russian military cadets sing Mohammed Rafi’s Aye Watan, netizens get goosebumps Press Trust Of India The World Anti-Doping Agency has said that it had moved next week’s crucial Executive Committee meeting from Paris to Lausanne because of fears of disruption caused by strike action in the French capital. WADA confirmed the venue switch to Switzerland in a brief statement on Monday. “WADA has taken the decision to relocate (the meeting) to Lausanne due to likely disruptions and uncertainty caused by imminent general strike action in Paris,” WADA said.READ | India Clinch Two Gold In Badminton At South Asian GamesREAD | Vennam Jyothi, Abhishek Verma Win Mixed Pair Gold At Asian Archery ChampionshipThe December 9 meeting is expected to see WADA chiefs approve a recommendation by the body’s Compliance Review Committee concerning Russia. The WADA compliance panel has called for Russia to be banned from sporting competitions for four years after accusing Moscow of falsifying laboratory data handed over to investigators earlier this year. Under the proposed sanctions, Russian athletes would still be allowed to compete at the Olympics next year but only if they can demonstrate that they were not part of the Russian system. Full disclosure of data from the Moscow laboratory was a key condition of Russia’s controversial reinstatement by WADA in September 2018. The Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) had been suspended for nearly three years previously over revelations of a vast state-supported doping program.READ | Exclusive: Yohan Blake, Second Fastest Man On Earth To Initiate Training Program In IndiaREAD | Second-fastest Man On Earth Yohan Blake Says ‘would’ve Been A Cricketer If Not Sprinter’ WATCH US LIVE 9 months ago WADA seeks four-year Russia ban over false doping data Written By LIVE TV COMMENTcenter_img FOLLOW US First Published: 3rd December, 2019 10:33 IST 9 months ago Russian scientists present ancient puppy found in permafrost Last Updated: 3rd December, 2019 10:33 IST WADA Moves Crucial ExCo Meeting To Lausanne From Paris The World Anti-Doping Agency has said that it had moved next week’s crucial Executive Committee meeting from Paris to Lausanne SUBSCRIBE TO US WE RECOMMEND 9 months ago Olympic doping ban looms for Russia after WADA panel rulinglast_img

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