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Russia doping ban being lifted 'undermines faith in Wada' – Paula Radcliffe

Russia doping ban being lifted 'undermines faith in Wada' – Paula Radcliffe

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The reinstatement of Russia's anti-doping agency undermines the faith clean athletes have in the World Anti-Doping Agency, says marathon world record holder Paula Radcliffe.Wada has ended a three-year suspension which followed a major scandal over alleged state-sponsored doping.Briton Radcliffe is one of several leading current and former athletes to criticise Thursday's decision. "This goes against everything Wada is supposed to stand for," she said."It undermines their credibility and the faith clean athletes have in them."What now for sport after ban is lifted?'To bank on the Russians is naive'The Russian anti-doping agency (Rusada) had been suspended since 2015 over alleged state-backed d...