League Notes: UCI To Strengthen Anti-Doping Program Following iNADO Audit
The Int'l Cycling Union (UCI) will strengthen its anti-doping program following an audit performed by the Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations. The audit assessed the current UCI Anti-Doping Programme, its on-going suitability and effectiveness and made recommendations for its improvement (UCI). ... The Indian Boxing Federation "might be in trouble" following its termination by the Int'l Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA), but Sports Minister Jitendra Singh on Wednesday assured the boxers that "their training would not suffer and would be provided with all the required facilities" (PTI, 3/5). ... Every professional cricketer in England and Wales has been "hair tested" for illegal drugs. It "marks a significant increase in the scope of testing in domestic cricket, which employs over 400 players" (BBC, 3/4).