The Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected an appeal by Russia’s track and field team to participate in the Olympics, after allegations of doping. Now, the Russians await a decision by the International Olympic Committee. It said it will “study and analyze the full decision” before ruling whether the athletes can participate in the Rio games.
Here & Now’s Meghna Chakrabarti talks with Mike Pesca, Here & Now sports analyst, about the Olympic crackdown on doping.
This segment aired on July 21, 2016.