IOC strips Russian skier of his honors at 2014 Winter Olympics

Source : 112 Ukraine

It is a result of the old doping scandal
17:01, 9 November 2017

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Elena Valbe, the President of the Federation of Ski Race in Russia claimed that the commission of the International Olympic committee (IOC) recognized Maksim Vylegzhanin, Aleksey Petukhov, Evgenia Shapovalova and Julia Ivanova, the Russian sportsmen guilty in the violation of the anti-doping rules during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Related: IOC plans to impose new sanctions against Russian athletes because of doping

‘The results of the sportsmen in Sochi are annulled. Also, they are disqualified from the participation in the Olympic Games for the life term’, Valbe said.

Related: IOC annulled the results of Russian athletes' Olympic silver in Beijing because of doping

Maksim Vylegzhanin won three silver medals in the marathon, team sprint and relay-race at Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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