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unwittingly?is there a possibility that he may not have revealed the full extent and time-frame of his drug use Surelythe limitation period in Article 17 cannot be used to defeat the underlying purpose of the WADA Anti-Doping Code ie a dope-free sport There does not appear to be any guidance on the scope and intent of Article 17but the WADA would do well to carve out certain exceptionswhich would grant it the authority to initiate action against an athlete even if drug-use has been detected (either by a disclosure by the player or by any other credible source) after the expiry of the limitation period Even granting that the WADA may not be in a position to exercise its jurisdiction in the present casewhat of the ATP The ATP has to actand act fast against Agassiin the interests of salvaging the credibility of tennis as a dope-free sport The WADA has indicated that it will be asking the ATP and the International Tennis Federation (ITF) to investigate whether Agassi lied on oath after he tested positive for crystal meth In this contextit is pertinent to note that the ATP requires every professional tennis player who is registered with it to sign a document entitled Players Consent and Agreement to ATP Official Rules Bookaccording to which such player consents and agrees to be bound and to comply with the rules formulated by ATP from time to time This document contains a specific provision which refers to the Anti-Doping Programme administered by ITF at ATP-sanctioned events By signing this documentthe player submits himself to the jurisdiction and authority of ITF to manageadminister and enforce the Anti-Doping Programme and to the jurisdiction and authority of the Anti-Doping Tribunal and the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to determine any charges brought under the Anti-Doping Programme If the ATP and ITF are serious about projecting tennis as a dope-free sportthey can exercise their jurisdiction over Agassi and his entourage at that point in timemake a reference to the CASand ask that the CAS penalise Agassi and his entourage appropriately for breaching the terms of the ATP Official Rules Bookparticularly those in relation to anti-doping As Harsha Bhogle pointed out in his column in this paper recentlypardoning Agassi for his offences will allow other players to cross the line as wellwhich can only be detrimental to sport at large The writer heads the sports practice at the law firm MMB LegalBangalore For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Reuters | Published: December 28 2016 2:44 pm Pep Guardiola was in attendance in Liverpool’s 4-1 win over Stoke City (Source: Reuters) Top News Jurgen Klopp is looking forward to Liverpool’s Premier League showdown against Manchester City after hearing that their manager Pep Guardiola was in attendance for his side’s 4-1 victory over Stoke City at Anfield on Tuesday Liverpool are second in the table a point ahead of City after 18 games but will hope to keep their title aspirations alive by beating Guardiola’s men on Saturday to stay in touch with leaders Chelsea who hold a six-point advantage “It is a big game for both I heard Pep Guardiola was here in the stadium tonight (Tuesday)” Liverpool boss Klopp told British media “I’m not sure if he watched a lot of games in the last few weeks in other stadiums of opponents — that is a first sign it is a special game and we are already looking forward to it “It is a difficult game for both teams but exciting and the best thing is that it is at Anfield “They are an outstanding side we are not too bad so it will be a nice game I respect them a lot but I was not in the City stadium this season or last season (as a spectator) only to play games” On the pitch injuries have restricted Daniel Sturridge to a minor role in Klopp’s first-team plans this season leading to speculation over the striker’s long-term future at Anfield Sturridge however insisted he was only focused on regaining his place in the starting line-up after scoring his first league goal of the season in Tuesday’s win “It’s nice to play and score goals It’s important that the team keeps going and puts the pressure on The most important thing is that I keep my mindset as positive as possible” the England international told Sky Sports “It’s a team game at the end of the day — everyone is going to be needed in the squad I’ve not had any issues or problems within the camp “I’m enjoying my football and when I get my minutes I focus myself and if I’m not in the team I stay positive and give my input when I can” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by C Raja Mohan | Published: June 23 2011 1:00 am Related News As Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao heads to Islamabad for talks with her Pakistani counterpartSalman Bashirnew realities on the ground might make her visit less dramatic but not necessarily unproductive This paradox is rooted in the fact India is not at the top of Pakistans national mind right now That alone should help ease some of the political burden that normally weighs down Indo-Pak talks at the foreign secretary level To be surethere were moments last week when it seemed Raos journey to Pakistan might be ambushed by familiar turbulence The reported close encounter between the Indian and Pakistani naval vesselsINS Godavari and PNS Baburcould have easily become the incident to derail the accident-prone relationship Then there was that familiar hair-splitting over what exactly Rao and Bashir were going to talk about There was the Pakistani foreign office saying terrorism was not on the agenda and the Indian side responding that the Mumbai attacks on 26/11 would indeed figure prominently in the talks In normal circumstancesthis kind of argumentation could have rapidly escalatedthanks to the amplification by the TV news channels on both sidesand wrecked the prospect of any positive conversation between the foreign secretaries But the current situation in Pakistan is anything but normal Delhis political classes must recognise that Indo-Pak relations are now a side-show to the extraordinary dynamic that is unfolding on Pakistans western frontiers and its impact on our neighbours internal politics Despite his claims of being very India-centric,Agassi has cast a long shadow on the credibility,Ishant Sharma could be a key target for Kohli as he perfectly fits the bill. the Sun Risers Hyderabad, and she has consistently maintained that the biggest joy is in running alongside world-class talent. 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