WADA: Jamaica allegations 'serious'

Updated: August 21, 2013, 6:15 PM ET
Associated Press

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- The director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency said Wednesday that Jamaican officials need to respond soon to accusations from a former insider who alleges drug-testing procedures are lax.

Writing this week in Sports Illustrated, Renee Anne Shirley, the former executive director of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission, said the island agency had no shortage of "troubling" problems during her tenure as the top official. The commission did not have the staff to carry ...

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