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Will Olympics doping scandal keep Russian track-and-field team out of Rio?


Athletic officials for the Olympic Games will rule on whether or not to lift a ban on the Russian track-and-field team after doping allegations have surrounded some of the country’s athletes. For TODAY, NBC’s Keir Simmons speaks to one Russian Olympic hopeful who’s never been accused of doping, the Russian Federation general secretary, the journalist who first exposed the scandal, and a U.S. Olympian who may have lost a medal in London to an alleged Russian doper. (Run time: 2:30)