Russian Federation banned from 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea
06 December, 2017, 00:56 | Author: Malcolm Fuller
They would have to pass drug tests to prove they were clean and also did not benefit from the Sochi scheme. However no announcement has yet been made by the country's president, Vladimir Putin, or the Russian Olympic Committee.
The ban does offer a pathway for individual, clean Russian athletes to still participate in the upcoming Games in Pyeongchang, which start February 9.
"They'll be called Russian athletes and not some kind of neutrals. that's very important", Zhukov said.
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The IOC also suspended the Russian Olympic Committee until at least the closing ceremony in South Korea. He goes on to say that Rodchennkov provided "credible and irrefutable evidence" of the system was supervised and financed by then-Minister of Sports Vitaly Mutko and other "high-level government officials".
The IOC also ordered the ROC to reimburse the costs of the IOC investigation and to contribute $15 million to the establishment of the Independent Testing Authority.
In December of 2016, an extensive report found that roughly 1,000 Russian athletes were part of an "institutional conspiracy" involving doping.
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The invitation list will be determined, at its absolute discretion, by a panel chaired by Valerie Fourneyron, Chair of the ITA. In a historic act of punishment, Russia's flag and anthem will be absent from February's Pyeongchang Games in South Korea as effect for widespread doping that Olympic officials believe was supported by the country's government. Russian Federation will also be marked in the record books as having obtained zero medals during this Games (which, duh).
Meanwhile the credibility of the Russian whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov, who ran the Moscow anti-doping laboratory before fleeing a year ago and revealing what he knew to McLaren, was recently enhanced by the Oswald commission, who confirmed that he was a "truthful witness". But Russia's success at those Olympics, according to former Moscow antidoping lab director Grigory Rodchenkov, came with some assistance behind the scenes.
Bach was joined Tuesday by Samuel Schmid, the former president of Switzerland, who led a commission investigating the allegations against Russian Federation.
Twenty-eight Russians competing in Sochi are implicated in cheating by McLaren.
In the space of one month the International Olympic Committee dishes out similar sanctions to 25 Russians from Sochi Games. They've taken away 11 of Russia's 33 medals. Even before the International Olympic Committee reallocates the stripped medals, the United States has the most total medals and Norway has the most golds.
Meanwhile, Russian coaches and athletes were vehemently condemning the decision and discussing how it could be appealed.
Any sanctions imposed by the International Olympic Committee can also be challenged at CAS, and later at Switzerland's supreme court, which can intervene if the legal process has been abused.
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