The world Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) has moved the date of its decision on the membership of Russia to the global Anti-Doping System (Compliance). They announced on Saturday that the Executive Council of the organization on February 22. January will decide whether the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (Rusada) accepted to stay, and the Russian sports in principle the conditions for the participation in international competitions met or not. Previously, Wada had the 17. January as an appointment.

Michael Reinsch

a correspondent for sports in Berlin.

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The suspension of the Rusada because of systematic doping in almost all sports, and Manipulation of Doping samples at the winter Olympic games of Sochi in 2014 was on 20. September 2018 have been lifted after almost three years of Wada. Originally, among other things, a condition of which was the resumption of Russia no later than 31. December 2018 will be allowed to copy the data from the Central computer to the manipulations involved in Anti-Doping laboratory in Moscow. Wada expects it to provide evidence for probably hundreds of secret affair is revealed Doping cases.

This is the lab, also because the Russian authorities are investigating the in the meantime, in the United States who fled the former laboratory Director Gregorij Rodtschenkow, as the crime scene sealed. The deadline passed, because the technical equipment of the teams of experts of Wada on 17. December arrived in Moscow, the allegedly non-Russian laws.