• Russian heptathlete stripped of Beijing 2008 bronze
    Reuters23 minutes ago

    Russian heptathlete stripped of Beijing 2008 bronze

    Russian Olympic heptathlete Tatiana Chernova was stripped of her 2008 Beijing Games bronze medal on Monday after she tested positive to banned substances in re-tests of her sample. Chernova's 2008 sample tested positive for anabolic steroid turinabol as did the sample from the 2012 Olympics of fellow

  • Reuters33 minutes ago

    Doping-Russian heptathlete stripped of Beijing 2008 bronze

    Russian Olympic heptathlete Tatiana Chernova was stripped of her 2008 Beijing Games bronze medal on Monday after she tested positive to banned substances in re-tests of her sample. Chernova's 2008 sample tested positive for anabolic steroid turinabol as did the sample from the 2012 Olympics of fellow

  • Kelly Sotherton set to be awarded Bronze medal from 2008 Games
    The Independent43 minutes ago

    Kelly Sotherton set to be awarded Bronze medal from 2008 Games

    Great Britain’s Kelly Sotherton is set to be awarded a heptathlon bronze medal from the 2008 Beijing Olympics after Russia’s Tatyana Chernova was disqualified following a sample re-analysis. The athlete, who won bronze in the heptathlon at the 2004 Games, finished fifth in the event in 2008 but has

  • Muslim Teen Set To Become First To Box Competitively in United States Wearing Hijab
    Newsweek1 hour ago

    Muslim Teen Set To Become First To Box Competitively in United States Wearing Hijab

    Amaiya Zafar will earn her place in boxing’s history books Saturday. According to NBC News, the rule change will formally come into effect in June but USA Boxing has granted Zafar a waiver so she can appear in her scheduled bout at Richard Green Elementary School in Minneapolis.

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