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WADA: We'll discuss 'whereabouts' rule

Updated: January 29, 2009, 2:19 PM ET
Associated Press

BRUSSELS, Belgium -- The World Anti-Doping Agency has invited athletes' groups for a meeting to defend the "whereabouts" rule for out-of-competition drug testing, a statute that has drawn increasing criticism and a court challenge.

Tennis star Rafael Nadal became the most outspoken critic of the system this week, insisting that the new rule amounted to harassment. In Belgium, 65 athletes filed a court challenge.

Under the latest WADA code, athletes must specify one hour each day ...

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