By Dmitriy Rogovitskiy MOSCOW, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Dmitri Shlyakhtin was re-elected as President of the All-Russian Athletics Federation (ARAF) on Friday after twice Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva withdrew her candidacy. The 49-year-old Shlyakhtin received 36 votes, five more than rival
An investigation for the World Anti-Doping Agency claims positive tests were concealed at the London Games, the Sochi Winter Olympics, and the 2013 World Athletics Championships. London 2012 was corrupted by Russian athletes on an "unprecedented scale" , said head of the investigation Professor
The Russian Olympic team corrupted the London 2012 Games on an "unprecedented scale", an independent investigation has found. Professor Richard McLaren, author of a report funded by the World Anti-Doping Agency, said: "The Russian Olympic team corrupted the London Games on an unprecedented
Professor Richard McLaren said findings from his first report remain unchanged, with over 1,000 Russian athletes implicated in the scandal.