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Russian biathlete Anton Shipulin will lose the status of the Olympic champion of the cancellation of the results of his partner in winning the relay at the Olympic games in Sochi Evgeny Ustyugov. Reports about it “CHempionata”.
Thus, with the gold medal of the Sochi Olympics will leave Alexey Volkov and Dmitry Malyshko. For all three award won in the Games in 2014 was the highest achievement at the Games.
Earlier it became known that Ustyugov lost the gold medal Games in Sochi because of the anti-doping rule violations. The results of the Russians from March 2013 to the end of the season 2013/2014 was cancelled. The men can still appeal against this decision in court of arbitration for Sport (CAS) within 21 days. If he fails, the Russian team will lose first place in the medal standings of the Sochi Olympics.
Shipulin finished his career in 2018. He six times became the winner of the world Championships. At the Games in Vancouver he won the bronze medal.
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