Russian anti-doping agency reinstatement chances low – director

Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) Director General Yuri Ganus speaks during a news conference in Moscow, Russia September 4, 2018. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian anti-doping agency (RUSADA) director Yuri Ganus is not optimistic about his organisation’s chances of being reinstated when the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) meets this month to discuss its progress, he said on Tuesday. RUSADA was suspended in 2015 over a WADA report outlining evidence of state-backed, systematic doping in Russian athletics. […]

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