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Russian weightlifter Akkaev provisionally suspended following London 2012 re-testing - Insidethegames.biz (blog);

Russian weightlifter Akkaev provisionally suspended following London 2012 re-testing - Insidethegames.biz (blog)

Insidethegames.biz (blog)Russian weightlifter Akkaev provisionally suspended following London 2012 re-testingInsidethegames.biz (blog)Khadzhimurat Akkaev has been provisionally suspended by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) as part of the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) re-testing of samples from the London 2012 Olympic Games. A statement on the IWF website ...and more »

Yukon weightlifter bumped up in 2008 Olympic standings — again - CBC.ca;

Yukon weightlifter bumped up in 2008 Olympic standings — again - CBC.ca

CBC.caYukon weightlifter bumped up in 2008 Olympic standings — againCBC.caYukon's Jeane Lassen says she was "pretty proud" to finish in eighth place in the women's 75-kilogram weightlifting at the Beijing Games in 2008. Since then, her pride has been boosted further as she's moved up in the rankings — she's now fifth in the ...and more »

3 Chinese weightlifters to return 2008 Beijing Olympic Gold medals over doping - inUth.com;

3 Chinese weightlifters to return 2008 Beijing Olympic Gold medals over doping - inUth.com

inUth.com3 Chinese weightlifters to return 2008 Beijing Olympic Gold medals over dopinginUth.comApart from weightlifting, IOC has also taken a Beijing Bronze back in women's shot put from Nadzeya Ostapchuk of Belarus. News Stalker; Jan 13, 2017. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. After 8 long years and 2 editions of the ...and more »

IOC sanctions 8 athletes for failing anti-doping test at Beijing 2008, London 2012; Armenia's Norayr Vardanyan included - Armenpress.am;

IOC sanctions 8 athletes for failing anti-doping test at Beijing 2008, London 2012; Armenia's Norayr Vardanyan included - Armenpress.am

Armenpress.amIOC sanctions 8 athletes for failing anti-doping test at Beijing 2008, London 2012; Armenia's Norayr Vardanyan includedArmenpress.amYEREVAN, JANUARY 13, ARMENPRESS. The International Olympic Committee today announced that eight athletes have been disqualified from the Olympic Games Beijing 2008 and London 2012, according to the official IOC website. The list includes ...and more »

Nadzeya Ostapchuk stripped of Beijing 2008 shot put bronze - Athletics Weekly;

Nadzeya Ostapchuk stripped of Beijing 2008 shot put bronze - Athletics Weekly

Athletics WeeklyNadzeya Ostapchuk stripped of Beijing 2008 shot put bronzeAthletics WeeklyNadzeya Ostapchuk has been ordered to return her Beijing 2008 Olympic shot put bronze medal after being disqualified from the event, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced. Reanalysis of Ostapchuk's samples from the 2008 Games ...and more »

Taiwanese weightlifter could hoist gold for Beijing Olympics, after Chinese fail dope test - Taiwan News;

Taiwanese weightlifter could hoist gold for Beijing Olympics, after Chinese fail dope test - Taiwan News

Taiwan NewsTaiwanese weightlifter could hoist gold for Beijing Olympics, after Chinese fail dope testTaiwan NewsTaipei (Taiwan News) -- The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Thursday announced that three Chinese women weightlifters would be stripped of their Olympic gold medals for doping at the 2008 Beijing Games, leaving the door open for Taiwanese ...and more »

3 Chinese weightlifters stripped of Olympic gold - China.org.cn;

3 Chinese weightlifters stripped of Olympic gold - China.org.cn

China.org.cn3 Chinese weightlifters stripped of Olympic goldChina.org.cnThree Chinese women's weightlifting gold medallists at the 2008 Beijing Olympics were disqualified for doping on Thursday following a reanalysis of their drug tests, the International Olympic Committee said. Liu Chunhong (69kg category), Cao Lei (75kg) ...and more »

Doping at Beijing Olympics Costs Three Chinese Women Gold - New York Times;

Doping at Beijing Olympics Costs Three Chinese Women Gold - New York Times

New York TimesDoping at Beijing Olympics Costs Three Chinese Women GoldNew York TimesBoards were ready in the Netherlands for the Tata Steel Chess Tournament, which starts Friday. Credit Koen Suyk/European Pressphoto Agency. Three female Chinese weight lifters have been stripped of Olympic titles for doping at the 2008 Beijing Games.and more »

Three Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic titles for doping - The Hindu;

Three Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic titles for doping - The Hindu

The HinduThree Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic titles for dopingThe HinduFile photo of China's Chen Xiexia in action at 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China. IOC has stripped Olympic gold medals from three Chinese women weightlifters for doping at their home 2008 Beijing Games. | Photo Credit: AP. AP. LAUSANNE January 13, 2017 ...and more »

Weightlifting - China faces one-year ban after trio stripped of Beijing golds - Nikkei Asian Review;

Weightlifting - China faces one-year ban after trio stripped of Beijing golds - Nikkei Asian Review

Nikkei Asian ReviewWeightlifting - China faces one-year ban after trio stripped of Beijing goldsNikkei Asian ReviewBERLIN (Reuters) -- China faces a one-year ban from international weightlifting competitions after three of its athletes were stripped of their 2008 Olympic gold medals on Thursday following re-tests of samples from the Beijing Games. The International ...and more »

Drug Re-Tests Net First 3 Chinese Gold Medal Dopers From 2008 Beijing Games - The Beijinger (blog);

Drug Re-Tests Net First 3 Chinese Gold Medal Dopers From 2008 Beijing Games - The Beijinger (blog)

The Beijinger (blog)Drug Re-Tests Net First 3 Chinese Gold Medal Dopers From 2008 Beijing GamesThe Beijinger (blog)Relying on re-tests of eight-year-old urine samples, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has for the first time disqualified a batch of Chinese athletes from the results of the 2008 Olympic Games – all gold medal winning female weightlifters. Cao ...and more »

China faces weightlifting ban after three Beijing Olympics gold medallists fail dope tests - South China Morning Post;

China faces weightlifting ban after three Beijing Olympics gold medallists fail dope tests - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostChina faces weightlifting ban after three Beijing Olympics gold medallists fail dope testsSouth China Morning PostChina faces a one-year ban from international weightlifting competitions after three of its athletes were stripped of their 2008 Olympic gold medals on Thursday following re-tests of samples from the Beijing Games. Cao Lei, the 75kg champion, Chen ...and more »

Ostapchuk stripped of another Olympic medal - Radio New Zealand;

Ostapchuk stripped of another Olympic medal - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandOstapchuk stripped of another Olympic medalRadio New ZealandDame Valerie Adams' disgraced former shot put rival Nadzeya Ostapchuk has been stripped of another Olympic medal. The Belarusian has been stripped of the bronze medal she won at the 2008 Beijing Games following re-tests of her samples. Disgraced ...and more »

IOC strips Chinese trio of Beijing Games gold medals - Eurosport.com;

IOC strips Chinese trio of Beijing Games gold medals - Eurosport.com

Eurosport.comIOC strips Chinese trio of Beijing Games gold medalsEurosport.comThree Chinese weightlifters were stripped of their 2008 Olympic gold medals on Thursday as the International Olympic Committee sanctioned eight athletes for doping offences in re-tests of the Beijing and London 2012 Games samples.and more »

Chinese Weightlifting Could Face 1-Year Competition Ban After Positive Retests - BarBend (blog);

Chinese Weightlifting Could Face 1-Year Competition Ban After Positive Retests - BarBend (blog)

BarBend (blog)Chinese Weightlifting Could Face 1-Year Competition Ban After Positive RetestsBarBend (blog)Earlier today, the BBC reported China's weightlifting federation could face a 1 year ban from international competition after three of the country's gold medalist from the 2008 Beijing Olympics tested positive in doping retests. The report came shortly ...and more »

3 Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic titles for doping - The Denver Post;

3 Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic titles for doping - The Denver Post

The Denver Post3 Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic titles for dopingThe Denver PostIn this Aug. 9, 2008, file photo, China's Chen Xiexia holds up 90kg in the snatch of the women's 48kg category of the weightlifting competition at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, China. By The Associated Press. January 12, 2017 at 1:39 pm ...and more »

China faces weightlifting ban after three athletes are stripped of Beijing gold - Deutsche Welle;

China faces weightlifting ban after three athletes are stripped of Beijing gold - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleChina faces weightlifting ban after three athletes are stripped of Beijing goldDeutsche WelleFollowing re-tests of samples from the Beijing Olympics in 2008, three Chinese athletes have been stripped of their Olympic gold medals by the IOC. The decision casts serious doubt over the country's future in the sport. Chen Xiexia Gewichtheben ...and more »

Three Chinese weightlifters stripped of 2008 Olympic gold - The New Indian Express;

Three Chinese weightlifters stripped of 2008 Olympic gold - The New Indian Express

The New Indian ExpressThree Chinese weightlifters stripped of 2008 Olympic goldThe New Indian ExpressChen Xiexia of China competes in the women's 48kg weightlifting event during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. (File|AFP). LAUSANNE: Three Chinese women's weightlifting gold medallists at the 2008 Beijing Olympics were disqualified for doping on ...and more »

Three Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic gold for doping - Toronto Star;

Three Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic gold for doping - Toronto Star

Toronto StarThree Chinese weightlifters lose 2008 Olympic gold for dopingToronto StarBecause of the similar cases, the IOC disciplinary commission urged the International Weightlifting Federation to investigate Chinese team coaches and officials. IOC has stripped Olympic gold medals from three Chinese women weightlifters for doping at ...and more »

Drugs cheat Nadia Ostapchuk stripped of another Olympics shot put medal - Stuff.co.nz;

Drugs cheat Nadia Ostapchuk stripped of another Olympics shot put medal - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzDrugs cheat Nadia Ostapchuk stripped of another Olympics shot put medalStuff.co.nzNew Zealand's Valerie Adams poses with silver medallist Natallia Mikhnevich of Belarus (left) and bronze medallist Nadzeya Ostapchuk of Belarus after the 2008 Olympics shot put in Beijing. Disgraced Belarusian shot putter Nadia Ostapchuk has been ...and more »