WADA to receive Russia’s letter of disagreement with sanctions by December 31

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27 December 2019

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will receive by December 31 a package of documents from the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) on the disagreement with sanctions against Russian sports, RUSADA Director General Yury Ganus said on Friday, APA reports citing TASS.

"DHL [delivery service] informed us that the package of documents would be delivered directly to the office of WADA before December 31. WADA has already received a notification about the delivery dates," Ganus told journalists.

"The package of documents will be further processed and submitted to the court, which will be setting up a panel of judges," Ganus continued. "We believe that the hearings on the case will be over in April or May, if no complicated technical expertise is required."