The IAAF special panel which has overseen Russia's institutional drug program ever since the 2015 scandal can reject Russia’s efforts to regain full status for its track and field federation yet again.
An under-15 wrestler has tested positive for a banned substance in a national competition, according to the country's anti-doping watchdog NADA. The sample was collected at the U-15 National Wrestling Competition.
The World Anti-Doping Agency suspended the National Dope Testing Laboratory in Delhi for six months "due to non-conformities with the International Standard for Laboratories (ISL)." The NADA can appeal the suspension in the next 21 days.
The IAAF has denied promising that Russia will be reinstated in time for the track and field world championships, after Russian state TV quoted the country's top track official as saying he'd received guarantees.