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The Monitor's View Transparency in sports anti-doping efforts

An investigation of doping tests for many Olympic athletes suggests the need for further reform in curbing performance-boosting drugs.

REUTERS

Half the joy for sports fans in watching the world’s best athletes is to see them challenge the presumed limits of the human body. The challenge is mostly mental, requiring tenacity, talent, training, and technique. So when doping or other unfair material enhancements are used, the thrill is gone, as blues master B.B. King used to sing.

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