Sep 24, 2019 - World

Russia could face ban from Tokyo Olympics over doping scandal

The World Anti-Doping Agency has given Russia 3 weeks to explain how multiple positive drug tests were deleted from a database during the agency's investigation into the massive doping scandal that broke in 2016.

Why it matters: If Russia doesn't comply, the country will likely be banned from next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.

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