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Russian anti-doping agency confirms it won't appeal Olympics team restrictions
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Russian anti-doping agency confirms it won't appeal Olympics team restrictions

The Court of Arbitration for Sport last month ruled that Russia's name, flag and anthem would be barred from the Olympics after backing the World Anti-Doping Agency's finding that doping data was manipulated.

Russia claims victory after CAS' loophole-ridden doping sanctions leave plenty of workarounds
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Russia claims victory after CAS' loophole-ridden doping sanctions leave plenty of workarounds

The new restrictions on Russia will be weaker than before. In Tokyo and Beijing, Russia will be able to field athletes whose files in the Moscow doping lab database were altered or deleted while the data was under the control of the Russian state.

WADA claims 'landmark' victory after Russian doping ruling despite CAS reducing sanctions
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WADA claims 'landmark' victory after Russian doping ruling despite CAS reducing sanctions

The CAS ruling is the latest stage in a long-running battle between WADA and Russia.

United States Anti-Doping Agency brands Russia doping ruling by CAS a 'tragedy'
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United States Anti-Doping Agency brands Russia doping ruling by CAS a 'tragedy'

USADA chief executive Travis Tygart said the sanctions would be undermined since athletes would still be able to compete in uniforms in Russian colours with the word "Russia" on them.

Russia banned from using its name, flag at next two Olympics and world championships
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Russia banned from using its name, flag at next two Olympics and world championships

Russian athletes and teams will still be allowed to compete at next year’s Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing, as well as world championships including the 2022 World Cup in Qatar

CAS ruling on landmark Russian doping case to be announced on Thursday
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CAS ruling on landmark Russian doping case to be announced on Thursday

The ban, as it stands, means Russia would miss the re-arranged Tokyo Olympics 2020 next year as well as football's 2022 World Cup in Qatar and the 2022 Winter Olympics in China.

Russia Anti-Doping Agency forms new supervisory board in attempt to comply with WADA code
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Russia Anti-Doping Agency forms new supervisory board in attempt to comply with WADA code

An updated version of the Code published by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will enforce a conflict of interest policy that prohibits members of national Olympic or Paralympic committees, sports federations and organisations from sitting on the board of their country's anti-doping agencies.

Russia's doping ban decision 'by end of year', says Court of Arbitration for Sport
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Russia's doping ban decision 'by end of year', says Court of Arbitration for Sport

The ensuing ban meant Russia would miss the re-arranged Tokyo Olympics next year as well as football's 2022 World Cup in Qatar and the 2022 Winter Olympics in China.

Court of Arbitration for Sport opens four-day hearing into Russian doping scandal
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Court of Arbitration for Sport opens four-day hearing into Russian doping scandal

The CAS panel of judges from Australia, France and Italy are unlikely to give a ruling for at least several weeks.

Russia's reputation, Olympic status for doping goes on trial next week at CAS
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Russia's reputation, Olympic status for doping goes on trial next week at CAS

The three-judge panel has been asked by the World Anti-Doping Agency to ban Russia's name, flag and anthem from the Tokyo Olympics and 2022 Winter Games in Beijing, plus four years of world championships.

CAS proceeds with hearing into Russian doping case amidst coronavirus pandemic
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CAS proceeds with hearing into Russian doping case amidst coronavirus pandemic

The slate of punishments proposed by WADA includes a ban on Russia’s flag, anthem and team name at the Tokyo Olympics next year and the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing.

Russia Anti Doping Agency head Yury Ganus fired after criticizing country's sports leadership
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Russia Anti Doping Agency head Yury Ganus fired after criticizing country's sports leadership

Ganus, 56, was forced from his role after the Russian Olympic Committee in July published an audit of RUSADA that exposed alleged financial violations.

Russian anti-doping body chief Yuri Ganus slams allegation of misappropriating agency funds as a ‘complete lie’
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Russian anti-doping body chief Yuri Ganus slams allegation of misappropriating agency funds as a ‘complete lie’

RUSADA director Yuri Ganus, who was appointed to the role in 2017, did not name who he thought might be behind the allegations of him misappropriating agency funds.

CAS to hear Russian anti-doping agency’s appeal against country's four-year ban from Olympics in early November
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CAS to hear Russian anti-doping agency’s appeal against country's four-year ban from Olympics in early November

In a list of hearings published on its website, CAS wrote that the appeal by RUSADA against sanctions imposed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) would take place from 2-5 November this year.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Russian anti-doping agency to resume testing after hiatus imposed due to lockdown measures
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Russian anti-doping agency to resume testing after hiatus imposed due to lockdown measures

RUSADA was suspended in 2015 after WADA found evidence of mass doping in Russian athletics

Coronavirus Outbreak: Russian anti-doping agency halts testing amid COVID-19 pandemic
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Russian anti-doping agency halts testing amid COVID-19 pandemic

Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA said it was temporarily halting all testing in response to government measures aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus.

Doping tests around the world wind down because of coronavirus pandemic; WADA says it is monitoring situation
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Doping tests around the world wind down because of coronavirus pandemic; WADA says it is monitoring situation

Although anti-doping organisations around the world are dialing back on testing because of the coronavirus outbreak, Olympic athletes can still expect a knock on the door.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Anti-doping bodies dial down testing due to coronavirus but Games-bound athletes still asked to give dope test
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Anti-doping bodies dial down testing due to coronavirus but Games-bound athletes still asked to give dope test

The International Olympic Committee has said it remains fully committed to opening the Tokyo Games on 24 July, so testers are still visiting some athletes at a time when many people are trying to avoid social contact

Tokyo Olympics 2020: WADA calls for public adjudication as Court of Arbitration for Sport prepares to hear Russia's doping ban case
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: WADA calls for public adjudication as Court of Arbitration for Sport prepares to hear Russia's doping ban case

The CAS panel of three judges will have power to enforce WADA-recommended sanctions including a ban on Russia’s team name, flag and anthem at Olympic Games and world championships

Russian Athletics Federation board resigns over failure in mending rocky relationship with governing body World Athletics
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Russian Athletics Federation board resigns over failure in mending rocky relationship with governing body World Athletics

The Russian Athletics Federation has been suspended by World Athletics since 2015 over widespread doping, but the crisis has deepened in recent months