Italian cyclists make Rio as Russians' appeal fails - RTE.ie

Italy were awarded Russia's place in the Olympic men's cycling team pursuit competition on Friday after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) rejected the appeal by three Russian riders who were ruled ineligible by the sport's governing body. Dmitry ...and more »

The Latest: Italian pursuit team replaces Russia in cycling - Daily Mail

The Italian men's pursuit team has been added to the track cycling program at the Rio Olympics after the Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld the decision to bar Russia's squad from competing. A spectator walks to his seat, past an illuminated Olympic ...and more »

Olympic Games: Italy replaces Russia in men's team pursuit - Cyclingnews.com

Italy has been admitted as a late replacement entry in the men's team pursuit at the Rio 2016 Olympics after Russia's appeal against its exclusion was turned down on Friday morning. The decision means that Italy, who placed fourth in March's World ...and more »

CAS Rejects Appeal by Three Russian Cyclists Over Rio Olympics Eligibility - Sputnik International

The ad hoc Division of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) at the Olympic Games Rio 2016 said Friday it had dismissed the appeal by Russian cyclists Kiriil Sveshnikov, Dmitry Sokolov and Dmitry Strakhov against the ban on their participation in ...and more »