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Olympics put WADA in crisis mode

Updated: November 22, 2013, 3:36 PM ET
By Shaun Assael | ESPN.com

The World Conference on Doping in Sport that was held in Johannesburg last week was supposed to show how far the world's performance-enhancing drugs police have come in the 24 years since the World Anti-Doping Agency was launched.

Instead, it turned into a fiasco when WADA officials revealed that the only Russian lab equipped to do drug testing for the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi is running about as smoothly as the Obamacare website.

Montreal-based WADA, which runs on a ...

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