Beijing Winter Olympics 2022: Echoes of a dark era of doping – Olympics rocked by latest scandal

Decades after East Germany gave steroids to its athletes and just a few years after Russia’s doping programme was exposed, the Olympic Games are again roiled by scandal. The announcement that 15-year-old Russian figure skating star Kamila Valieva had tested positive for a banned substance echoed another dark Olympic era. And it sent a chilling reminder that female athletes in

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