Tatyana AndrianovaIn December the Russian Federation had banned the Helsinki 2005 World Championships 800m bronze medal, Tatyana Andrianova for two years, after IAAF tested some positivity to stanozol in the anti-doping samples gathered during the competition and re-analysed ten years later: TAS cancelled the ban.

The athlete had appealed to TAS asking for the ARAF decision annulment because too much time had passed since the World Championships. Last week the tribunal legitimated the athlete’s position, thus cancelling her ban.

In fact, as WADA stated, the available time for the re-test if the Helsinki samples was 8 years and the introduction of the new regulations, which widens this time span to 10 years, does not affect those samples.

Therefore, no ban for athlete who made use of doping substances and, since ARAD decisions were annulled the bronze medal will not pass to Maria Mutola.

For the same reason, all the allegations againstTatyana Lysenko, Olga Ryabinkina, Yulia Pechenkina, Alexei Voevodin and Ekaterina Volkova were dropped as well.

Photo George Herringshaw/Associated Press


Leave a comment



  • German (Austria)
  • Deutsch
  • Danish
  • English
  • Suomi
  • Français
  • Magyar
  • Italiano

PHOTOS: European Ath...

We are shooting at the European U20 Championships 2017 in Grosseto, Italy.  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: Rome Diamond...

Yesterday in Italy has been held the Rome Diamond League 2017, named  [ Read More ]

Pedro Pablo Pichardo...

The list of the athletes that ran away from Cuba gathers a new  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: Nordic Indoo...

Yesterday in Tampere, Finland, has been held the classic Nordic Indoor Match,  [ Read More ]

STREAMING: Kenesisa ...

Next Friday, on the 20th of January, the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon will take  [ Read More ]

VIDEO: Genzebe Dibab...

Incredibile Diamond League in  Monaco. To light up the evening this time is  [ Read More ]

PHOTO: European Athl...

Last sunday in Italy have been held the European Athletics Cross Country  [ Read More ]

Sweden wins the Finn...

Day two of the Finnkampen / Ruotsiottelu in Tampere was welcomed by  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: Combined Eve...

Yesterday in Caorle, Italy, the Combined Events International Match between France, Switzerland  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: London Diamo...

Bolt’s return, Kendra Harrison’s World Record, Mo Farah’s World Lead. This has  [ Read More ]

PHOTOS: European Ath...

Last week in Amsterdam was time for the biggest track and field  [ Read More ]


facebook twitter instagram youtube Google+ rss

Android app on Google Play iOS app su App Storerss