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IOC appeals to anti-doping agencies

Updated: November 23, 2013, 10:59 AM ET
Associated Press

ROME -- IOC president Thomas Bach urged national Olympic committees Friday to weed out drug cheats before the Winter Games in Sochi in February, warning that a positive test would taint the image of an entire team.

"Please, speak with your national anti-doping agencies. Speak with your governments. Speak with your national federations," Bach said in a speech to the European Olympic Committees general assembly. "And perform pre-competition testing and make sure that you, as national Olympic ...

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