IWF: 4 Russian weightlifters’' samples reanalyze finds doping
12:00, 28 July 2016

IWF: 4 Russian weightlifters’' samples reanalyze finds doping

That will not lead to exclusion of all Russia's weightlifters’ from Rio Olympics

12:00, 28 July 2016

The IWF reports that as a consequence of the IOC’s reanalyzes of samples from the 2012 London Olympic Games, the samples of Nataliya Zabolotnaya, Svetlana Tzarukaeva, Alexandr Ivanov and Andrey Demanov have returned Adverse Analytical Findings.

None of these sportsmen were in the Russia's national team for Olympic Games 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

The IWF imposed mandatory provisional suspensions upon the Athletes, who remain provisionally suspended in view of potential anti-doping rule violations until their cases are closed.

Following the IOC’s decisions, the IWF will be in a position to take over the results management of these cases.

Should it be determined in any of the cases that no anti-doping violation was committed; the relevant decision shall also be published.

Related: More than 100 Russian athletes suspended from Rio

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