The IOC has recognized the Russian skiers were found guilty and stripped of two medals of the 2014 Olympics

A special Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), headed by Denis Oswald, was convicted of four Russian skiers. This time in the anti-doping rule violation caught Maxim Vylegzhanin, Alexey Petukhov, Evgenia Shapovalova and Julia Ivanova. Their results cancelled and Russia has lost two more medals of the Olympic games-2014 in Sochi.


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The President of Federation of ski races of Russia (FLGR) Elena Vyalbe, said that the IOC under the leadership of Denis Oswald sent its decision on four Russian athletes. Alas, it turned out to be the same as before the verdict on Alexander Legkova and Evgeniy Belov.

“Maxim Vylegzhanin, Alexey Petukhov, Evgenia Shapovalova and Julia Ivanova were found guilty. Their results at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi canceled. In addition, they are disqualified for life from participation in the Olympic games”, – quotes Vyalbe “R-Sport”.

Thus, Russia lacks two silver medals Vylegzhanina, which he won at the 2014 Olympics.

Recall that the disqualification of passenger cars and Belov will be challenged in the court of arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne.

After the report of the independent Commission of the world anti-doping Agency (WADA) led by Richard McLaren, international ski Federation 23 December 2016 has decided to suspend six of the Russian skiers. After that, the IOC began retesting doping samples skiers that were taken during the Olympics-2014 in Sochi.

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