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BREAKING: Russia handed four-year ban from major sporting events

World Anti-Doping Agency have handed Russia a four-year ban from all major sporting events.

Athletes that are able to prove that they are not involved in the doping scandal will be able to compete under a neutral flag.

The Russian flag and national anthem will not be played at the 2020 Olympics or at Euro 2020.

The decision was made unanimously in Switzerland this morning.

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The ban means that Russia will be banned for the 2022 World Cup.

Russia have 21 days to appeal against the ban to the World Anti-Doping Agency.

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