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WADA confirms details of revision to World Anti-Doping Code
By Duncan Mackay
May 12 - A doubling in the length of bans from two to four years for athletes who fail drugs tests for the first time has been confirmed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) following meetings of its Executive Committee and Foundation Board in Montreal.
The decision is now set to be confirmed when the World Anti-Doping Code is presented to stakeholders at the World Conference on Doping in Sport in Johannesburg on November 12-15.