The sports drug debacle falls on ASADA's shoulders

Essendon Football Club has found itself at the centre of a serious drug scandal, but the body investigating it has a lot of questions to answer too.

Today I am going to write about aspects of sports drug administration in a way rarely seen in the sports pages of the daily newspapers.

Drug administration is not on my usual beat but the sports doping affair has become a much wider issue than simply sporting clubs. It goes to the heart of governance in government drug organisations where there appears to be considerable confusion.

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