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Rio Olympics Chief: Drug-testing Lab Will Be Operational for Games

The anti-doping laboratory that will test athletes during this year's Olympic Games will be fully WADA compliant by this month's deadline, Rio organizing committee president Carlos Nuzman said on Thursday. The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) stripped the $25 million Laboratorio Brasileiro de Controle de Dopagem (LBCD) of its accreditation in 2013 because it failed to meet required standards, re-instating it last year. But unless Brazil changes its doping laws to conform to...

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