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Russia is in the first place, facts and figures of Sochi have lost due to dopingstraf biatleet

Biatleet Yevgeny Ustyugov need to have a gold medal in the winter Olympic Games in Sochi to return because of the violation of the doping rules. This gets to Russia in the first place, the facts and figures of the event will be lost.

When Ustyugov abnormal values in bloedpaspoort between January 2010 and February 2014 were identified. He won the Sochi olympic gold for the Russian relayploeg.

In the meantime, the 34-year-old Ustyugov finished his career after the winter Olympics in Sochi. Four years earlier in Vancouver, he won individual gold at the massastart.

All of the results of Ustyugov in August of 2013, are repealed. The Russian biatlonbond, it announced Saturday, in an appeal against the sentence of the international biatlonbond IBU.

Also, biatlete Svetlana Sleptsova (33) has been sanctioned for anti-doping. The olympic champion of 2010, will not be part of the Olympics in Sochi. The results from July 2013) shall be deleted and she was suspended for two years.

New facts and figures of Sochi 2014

  • 1. Norway 11 gold, 5 silver, 11 bronze
  • 2. Canada – 10 gold, 10 silver, 5 bronze
  • 3. Russia – 10 gold, 9 silver, 9 bronze
  • 4. United States – 9 gold, 9 silver, 10 bronze
  • 5. In germany, 9 gold, 5 silver, 5 bronze
  • 6. The netherlands 8 gold, 7 silver, 9 bronze
  • 7. Switzerland, 7 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze

Russia drops two places in facts and figures

Due to Russia’s gold medal in the relay, it won’t be lost if the host country is from the first to the third position on the facts and figures of the Games at Sochi. Norway is now the new lijstaanvoerder, followed by Canada.

Before he touched Russia’s two gold medals in the bobsledding of Sochi have lost due to drugs. It had also been two of the silver paste in the “biathlon” will be recycled responsibly.

In germany, it was in Sochi in the relay of the biathlon in second, behind Russia, and is now taking the gold medal on. The silver is in the hands of Austria, and Norway, is given as the initial number, four for the bronze.

The extra gold is rising in Germany, at the expense of the Netherlands for the fifth spot, on the facts and figures.

Russia will not be welcome at the upcoming winter Olympic Games

Are the doping sanctions for Ustyugov and Sleptsova have yet another scandal for Russia of the Olympics in Sochi. It was found that, in the event that there was a state driven dopingnetwerk.

As a result, Russia will not be welcome at the Winter olympic games of 2018 in Pyeongchang, and if athletes are out of the country to participate under the neutral flag, and if they were able to demonstrate a doping-free too.

Last december, Russia antidopingbureau, NAMELY, for four years, be excluded from participation in the Olympics and world CHAMPIONSHIPS in all of sports. Here, again, an exception is made for those who can prove that they are clean. Russia has lodged an appeal against the world anti-doping sanction.

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