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Deputy General Director of the Russian anti-doping Agency (RUSADA) Margarita Pagnocca told about the problems with doping testing of athletes to which the organization has faced in 2019. Her words leads TASS.
As noted Pagnocca, RUSADA has identified 312 cases of violation of rules by athletes availability for doping control. “In 239 cases of missed tests, in 73 — the failure to provide information on the whereabouts”, she said. The names of offending athletes are not called.
According to the world anti-doping code, all athletes who are in the testing pool are required to provide information about your location. Use the ADAMS system. If the athlete three times in a calendar year violates the accessibility rules, he could face disqualification for up to four years.
Earlier it became known that the World anti-doping Agency (WADA) appealed to the court of arbitration for Sport (CAS) to begin proceedings with RUSADA. Until the CAS verdict, WADA sanctions will not work.
9 Dec 2019 WADA four years suspended Russia from participating in major international competitions, including the Olympic games and world Championships. The journalist was deprived of the status of compliance. The Russian side officially has not agreed with the designated sanctions.
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