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WADA controversially reinstates Russia, brings three-year suspension due to state-sponsored doping to an end
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WADA controversially reinstates Russia, brings three-year suspension due to state-sponsored doping to an end

WADA's move came despite a wave of fierce criticism from anti-doping figures — some within WADA itself — and from athletes around the world opposed to Russia being reinstated without taking full responsibility for what has been labeled systematic doping.

Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov warns WADA of 'catastrophe for clean sport' if Russia ban is eased off
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Whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov warns WADA of 'catastrophe for clean sport' if Russia ban is eased off

WADA revealed last week that its compliance committee had recommended lifting its three-year suspension after receiving assurances from Russia's Ministry of Sport.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Russian national football team's doctor says country's leagues are 'cleanest in world'
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Russian national football team's doctor says country's leagues are 'cleanest in world'

Doping allegations have dogged Russia as it prepares to host the World Cup for the first time in mid-June.

Winter Olympics 2018: Russian athlete reportedly involved in possible doping violation
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Winter Olympics 2018: Russian athlete reportedly involved in possible doping violation

A Russian medallist Alexander Krushelnitsky at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics is suspected of having tested positive for a banned substance, a source at the Games said on Sunday

Confederations Cup 2017: FIFA says all samples collected during event have come back negative
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Confederations Cup 2017: FIFA says all samples collected during event have come back negative

FIFA said a total of 379 tests and 854 player samples were collected in what it called the largest anti-doping programme in Confed Cup history.

Rio 2016: Most of our paralympians are clean, claims Russian Olympic Committee chief
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Rio 2016: Most of our paralympians are clean, claims Russian Olympic Committee chief

Russian Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhukov said that most of his country's paralympians are absolutely "clean".

Rio 2016: Ready to take 'precedent-setting action' against Russia, says WADA
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Rio 2016: Ready to take 'precedent-setting action' against Russia, says WADA

Craig Reedie, the head of the WADA, indicated he would be prepared to back "precedent-setting action" against Russia ahead of the Rio Olympics 2016.