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IOC: Final Ruling on Admission of Russian Athletes to Rio Games Later Thursday

The International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach has said that a final ruling on the entry of Russian athletes in the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympic Games will be announced later Thursday. Speaking to reports in Rio, just a day before the opening of the games, Bach said that the seriousness of doping allegations placed in doubt the presumption of innocence for individual athletes. Bach said that after a report by Canadian law professor Richard McLaren,  which detailed an...

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