CHANDIGARH: In an abrupt and surprise action, the teams of National Anti Dope Agency (NADA) collected samples of 81 players belongs to all the teams participating in 3rd World Cup Kabaddi 2012. The teams of NADA acted swiftly by serving a short notice and collected all the samples on a single day on the sidelines of league matches being played at Rupnagar, yesterday.
It was disclosed by Sikander Singh Maluka, Senior Vice Chairman, Organizing Committee of 3rd World Cup Kabaddi 2012.Maluka said that the Indian Kabaddi players (both Men and Women) gave samples for the second dope test, as their first dope test was conducted during the trails.
He said that the teams of NADA yesterday served a short time notice to the organizing committee of the World Cup to summon the rest of teams at Rupnagar so that their samples for the dope test could be collected.He further said that the NADA team randomly selected minimum 4 or 5 players of each Men team and 2 players of each Women team for the samples.
“The samples would be tested in the laboratories duly recognized by WADA”, Maluka added. He said that the samples for the dope test for the rest of players would also be collected in the due course of time during the 3rd World Cup Kabaddi 2012.