David Beginjanata: Julia Chestnova / RIA Novosti
The international weightlifting Federation (IWF) suspended five Russian athletes and opened their business relationship in violation of anti-doping rules. This was reported on the website of the organization.
In the investigation of a temporary suspension got David bejanyan, Oleg Chen, Ruslan albegov, Yegor Klimanov and Tim Turieva. In his statement, the IWF connects the opening of cases with the findings of the Commission under the leadership of Richard McLaren for the world anti-doping Agency (WADA), which refers to the current Russian “doping system.”
“IWF’s commitment to clean sport and maintain the honest athletes,” reads the statement.
Among the suspended athletes the most famous is albegov. On account of the athlete two gold medals of world Championships, two victories in the European championship. Also, the Russians won bronze at the Games in London.
Video, photo All from Russia.