The Russian Football Union Cannot Be Barred from Hosting the UEFA Euro 2020

The Russian Football Union Cannot Be Barred from Hosting the UEFA Euro 2020
Several inconsistencies were found by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in laboratory data obtained from the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) in January 2019. Consequently, WADA's independent Compliance Review Committee (CRC) is recommending Russia be banned from hosting and competing in major international sports events for four years. This eventual ban will not affect Russia’s participation at the UEFA Euro 2020.

On 22 November 2019, WADA announced that it sent a recommendation of its CRC to the WADA Executive Committee regarding compliance procedures brought against RUSADA.  The CRC found inconsistencies in some of the data obtained by WADA from the...

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