Russian swimming federation denies doping use allegations: R-sport

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Posted: Mar 23, 2016 8:43 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian Swimming Federation on Wednesday rejected foreign media allegations that it was covering up positive tests for doping among its athletes, R-Sport news agency reported.

The Times newspaper said on Wednesday that Russia had undertaken systematic doping in swimming for years.

(Reporting by Lidia Kelly; Writing by Dmitry Solovyov)