Another doping violation has seen Russia's Tatyana Chernova stripped of the heptathlon bronze she won at the Beijing Olympics in 2008.
Kelly Sotherton was on Monday night on the brink of being awarded another Olympic medal denied her by a drugs cheat after Tatyana Chernova was stripped of her 2008 heptathlon bronze. Chernova, who had already lost her 2011 world title and London 2012 bronze medal after being caught doping, was found
Britain's Kelly Sotherton is set to be upgraded to her third Olympic bronze medal. The development comes as a result of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) disqualifying Russian hepathlete Tatyana Chernova for testing positive for a steroid at the 2008 Games in Beijing. Chernova's positive
Kelly Sotherton looks set to be upgraded to a bronze medal in the Hepthalon from the Beijing Games.