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Russians Need To Be More Proactive Against Political Attacks On Their Sports

Something I admire about Russian people is they don’t let other people affect their emotions. They are very secure in themself and their usual response to Russophobia is to pay it no mind or laugh it off. 1,186 more words

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Exposing the United States and Canada Political Strategy to Get Russia Banned from the Olympics

Today the “independent” report written by Canadian Richard McClaren came out which had the expected accusations about Russian sports. And of course the Russophobia industry is loving pushing everything he said as a fact with no scrutiny. 716 more words

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Excerpt: How Russia ran its Olympic drug operation in Sochi

The following is an edited excerpt from the special report led by Canadian Richard McLaren into doping among Russian athletes. This section describes how urine samples were doctored during the Sochi Olympic Games 2014: 530 more words

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Russian doping scandal: Canadian experts ‘repulsed,’ ‘disheartened’ by report’s findings

They swapped samples, tampered with them and some even “disappeared.” The findings out of an independent investigation that confirmed Russia cheated at the Olympics has left Canadian leaders in the anti-doping field “repulsed,” “astonished,” and “devastated.” 828 more words

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Russian doping report: How Russia pulled off state-sponsored cheating at the Olympics

An independent investigation led by a Canadian law professor confirmed Monday that Russia cheated at the Olympics: widespread, state-sponsored doping in Russian sports that led to 312 falsified results spanning from 2011 to 2015. 854 more words

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Breaking News: Russia Could Be Banned From Rio Olympics Following Doping Report


In what is being described as the biggest state-sponsored doping program in Olympic history, a new report from the World Anti-Doping Agency is saying that Russia’s Sports Ministry was responsible for operating a James Bond-esque operation that oversaw Russian athletes use performance enhancing drugs and subsequently cover up positive results in order to win medals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic games. 184 more words

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Russia guilty of state sponsored doping 

A damning report has accused Russia of a state sponsored approach to doping at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

The report, commissioned by the World Anti-Doping Agency, talks of systemic abuse overseen by Russia’s sports ministry and aided by the secret service. 108 more words

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