Eric Cottier

Independent Prosecutor Rules WADA Showed No Bias In Handling of Chinese Doping Case

Eric Cottier, who was tabbed by WADA to review the case in April, ruled that WADA showed no bias toward China in its handling of the case.


At Least Some Chinese Swimmers Reportedly Weren’t Notified of Positive Tests In 2021

At least three of the 23 Chinese swimmers were not made aware they tested positive in early 2021, sources indicate.


WADA President Calls Out USADA For Hypocrisy, “Playing Politics” After Congressional Hearing

WADA President Witold Banka declined to attend the Congressional hearing in Washington on Tuesday, but didn’t hold back in responding one day later.


World Aquatics To Review Anti-Doping Procedures In Wake of Chinese Scandal

The World Aquatics Bureau recommended the review after news that 23 Chinese swimmers tested positive in 2021 came to light last month.


USADA Puts WADA On Blast For Sweeping “23 Positive Tests Under The Carpet”

USADA slammed WADA with a lengthy statement that included them picking apart WADA’s recently-published FAQ document on the Chinese doping scandal.


IOC President Thomas Bach Has ‘Full Confidence’ in WADA Over Chinese Doping Case

“If the procedures are followed, there is no reason for them not to be there,” Thomas Bach said about Chinese swimmers competing at the Olympics this summer.


Who Is Eric Cottier, Independent Prosecutor Picked by WADA to Review Chinese Doping Scandal?

Eric Cottier’s 17-year career as attorney general for the Swiss canton of Vaud was not without controversy, especially during his final four years in office.


Un Procuratore Indipendente Revisionerà La Gestione Di WADA Dello Scandalo Doping

WADA ha invitato il procuratore indipendente Eric Cottier a condurre una revisione approfondita della gestione dello scandalo doping cinese

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WADA Invites Independent Prosecutor Eric Cottier For Thorough Review Of Chinese Scandal

Cottier has two primary questions to address in relation to 23 Chinese swimmers testing positive for trimetazidine (TMZ) in 2021.