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• Russian athletics chief quits amid fresh corruption accusations by Wada

Dmitry Shlyakhtin, the president of the Russian track and field federation, has resigned two days after he was accused of obstructing an anti-doping investigation using fake medical documents.

Shlyakhtin told an emergency federation conference in Moscow that he is stepping down. He was already provisionally suspended pending a full hearing on the charges from the Athletics Integrity Unit.

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