Global Doping Report 2013

Date: June 20, 2015

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India ranks third in WADA's global doping report for year 2013  

India has been ranked third in Anti-Doping Rule Violations Report for year 2013 released by World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).As per the report 91 athletes from Indian have been tested positive for banned substances in year 2013. 

Russia ranked first in this report with maximum number of doping athletes with 212 testing positive. Turkey was placed at second position with 155 positive doping athletes’ cases. France came fourth in this list with 90 positive doping cases.

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The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is a foundation created through a collective initiative led by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). It was set up on November 10, 1999 in Lausanne, Switzerland, as a result of what was called the "Declaration of Lausanne", to promote, coordinate and monitor the fight against drugs in sports.