Share Tweet Pocket Add to Bookmarks
You're reading: Belarusian out of Olympics for doping
Popular
on social media

Tsikhan did not take part in the hammer throw on Friday at the London Olympics.

An
Olympic official with direct knowledge of the case says Tsikhan had
also been caught in IAAF retests in 2005. The official spoke on
condition of anonymity to The Associated Press because the results had
not been publicly announced.

An IAAF official says Tsikhan, who
took silver in Athens, had been pulled by the Belarusian team before
Friday’s competition because of the retesting relating to the 2004
Games. He also spoke on condition of anonymity because there was no
public announcement.

Exclusive article

Sign up or subscribe to view more articles.
Try Kyiv Post for just 99¢ for the first month!
See All Plans
$5.95
Monthly plan
Get unlimited article access, anytime, anywhere.

Subscribe
$60
Yearly plan
Access all the exclusive content on KyivPost.com and the complete online archive.
Subscribe
Advertisement

Add comment

Sorry, you must be logged in to post a comment.
More in this section
Attention

Add a picture
Choose file
Add a quote
Attention

Are you sure you want to delete your comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to delete all user's comments?

Attention

Are you sure you want to unapprove user's comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to move to spam user's comment?

Attention

Are you sure you want to move to trash user's comment?

Spelling error report

The following text will be sent to our editors: