August 13, 2016 11:11:01 pm
Russian whistleblower Yulia Stepanova’s electronic account at the World Anti-Doping Agency has been illegally accessed, WADA said on Saturday.
The anti-doping body said a “perpetrator” had illegally obtained the password for the athlete’s account, and accessed details which would normally include her registered whereabouts.
Stepanova, in hiding in north America, helped reveal the biggest state-backed doping programme in Russia and was forced to flee the country with her husband.
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