Call for Rus­sia to be kicked out

The Citizen (KZN) - - SPORT - Los An­ge­les

– Sev­en­teen na­tional anti-dop­ing agen­cies have called for Rus­sia to be banned from the 2018 Pyeongchang Win­ter Olympics over “one of the big­gest dop­ing scan­dals in sports his­tory”.

In a state­ment is­sued at the end of a meet­ing in Den­ver, Colorado, of­fi­cials charged the In­ter­na­tional Olympic Com­mit­tee had failed to hold Rus­sia ac­count­able de­spite ev­i­dence of wide­spread state-spon­sored dop­ing. – AFP

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