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“You can walk to the absurd in everything. Sport should bring joy. And this is the folly of the kind,” — said Zhukov. He noted that the existing rules and laws enough to combat doping.

“With chipping you can go far,” — said the Minister of sports of Russia Pavel Kolobkov. According to him, this idea is a “repressive measure, which does not correspond to human rights and is unacceptable to the civilized world.”

In turn, the head of the Duma Committee on physical culture, sports and tourism Mikhail Degtyarev suggested the possibility of chipping of athletes. “With the consent, in principle, possible. It is a question of ethics,” — said Degtyarev. He added that due to the chipping it will be possible to track the reception of athlete doping in real time .