German journalist Hajo Seppelt said that new aggravating circumstances appeared in the Moscow anti-doping laboratory.
“News on the compliance status of RUSADA, which was confirmed in WADA circles. Against Russia, new aggravating circumstances appeared in the case of manipulating the database.
The toughest sanctions are expected if information is confirmed in the coming days. As an option, removal from the Olympics, ”wrote Zeppelt.
Today, the Minister of Sports of Russia Pavel Kolobkov said that there were no manipulations with the database, and the rest were technical issues.
Seppelt recently reported that Russia did not answer WADA a number of questions about the database, but later Jonathan Taylor, head of the WADA Compliance Committee, denied this information.
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