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Russia banned from Olympics, soccer World Cup for doctoring dope tests

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Russia was banned from the world's top sporting events for four years on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup, for tampering with doping tests.
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'Their flag will not fly': Russia given four-year ban for doping offences - video report

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Russia will be banned from the Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 football World Cup in Qatar after the World Anti-Doping Agency voted unanimously to ban them for doping offences. Russia now has 21 days to appeal against the decision. Individual athletes will be able to compete, however they will not be able to represent Russia but instead compete under a neutral banner. As long as they can prove they are drug free Russia banned from Tokyo Olympics and football World Cup
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Could a 'neutral' Russia team play at the 2022 World Cup?! FIFA refuse to rule out banned nation

Could a 'neutral' Russia team play at the 2022 World Cup?! FIFA refuse to rule out banned nation

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

After being hit with a four-year blanket ban from international sporting competition, the door was left slightly ajar for a 'neutral' Russian team to play at the 2022 World Cup.
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Why can Russia still play in Euro 2020 despite World Cup 2022 ban?

Why can Russia still play in Euro 2020 despite World Cup 2022 ban?

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Russia have been handed a WADA ban ruling them out of the Tokyo Olympics and 2022 World Cup - but they will still be able to play in Euro 2020 next summer
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Russia doping ban: What we know, what we don't know and how will it impact Olympics, World Cup and Euro 2020?

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Major sporting events across the next four years stand to be heavily impacted by the World Anti-Doping Agency's decision - though the ban does not apply to all of them
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Russia banned from Olympics, World Cup and other big events for cheating over doping

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Russia was banned from the world's top sporting events for four years on Monday, a period that includes the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, for tampering with doping-related laboratory data.
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Russia Banned From Olympics Over Doping Scandal

Russia Banned From Olympics Over Doping Scandal

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Russia has been banned from the Olympics and world championships in a range of sports for four years after a doping scandal. On Monday, the World Anti-Doping Agency ruled the measure as a penalty for manipulating laboratory data. WADA's executive committee took the decision after it concluded that Moscow had tampered with laboratory data by planting fake evidence and deleting files linked to positive doping tests that could have helped identify drug cheats. The WADA committee's decision to punish Russia with a ban was unanimous, the spokesperson said. WADA Executive Committee unanimously...
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BREAKING: Russia banned from 2020 Olympics and 2022 World Cup over doping scandal

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

Russia will not be allowed to compete at the 2020 Olympics or the World Cup two years later.
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BREAKING Russia banned from 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2020 Olympics following doping decision

BREAKING Russia banned from 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2020 Olympics following doping decision

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Russia have been hit with a four-year doping ban from all major sporting events which will see them miss the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar
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Russia banned from Olympics for four years over doping scandal: TASS

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Russia was banned from the Olympics and world championships in a range of sports on Monday after the World Anti-Doping Agency ruled to punish it for manipulating laboratory data, the TASS news agency reported.
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Russia banned from all global sport for four years including World Cup 2022 and 2020 Olympics due to doping scandal

1 month ago   |   By The Irish Sun


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Russia is BANNED from global sporting events including 2020 Tokyo Olympics over doping

Russia is BANNED from global sporting events including 2020 Tokyo Olympics over doping

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

The World Anti-Doping Agency today banned Russia from global sporting events after accusing Moscow of falsifying data from an anti-doping laboratory.
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Russia banned from all global sport including 2020 OIympics and 2022 World Cup

Russia banned from all global sport including 2020 OIympics and 2022 World Cup

1 month ago   |   By Wessexfm

The World Anti-Doping Agency has imposed a four-year ban on Russia from all global sport, including the 2020 Olympics and the 2022 World Cup.
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