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Feb 28, 2018
IOC lifts ban on Russia after Winter Olympics 2018 even as country's anti-doping agency remains suspendedThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) has lifted a ban against Russia, Moscow officials said Wednesday, after the country was barred from the Pyeongchang games over state-sponsored doping.
Dec 06, 2017
Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympic Games by IOC over state-orchestrated doping programmeRussia was banned Tuesday from the 2018 Winter Games by the International Olympic Committee over its state-orchestrated doping programme, but clean Russian athletes will be allowed to compete under an Olympic flag.
Nov 16, 2017
Russia could be banned from Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 after WADA refuses to lift suspensionThe International Olympic Committee is expected to decide whether Russia can compete in Pyeongchang at an executive board meeting next month in Lausanne.
Nov 16, 2016
Top Russia official says doping clean-up over; country should be allowed back in international eventsRussia’s top Olympic official said his country has cleaned up its sports doping problem and should be allowed to return to all international competitions.
Aug 09, 2016
Rio 2016: Most of our paralympians are clean, claims Russian Olympic Committee chiefRussian Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhukov said that most of his country's paralympians are absolutely "clean".
Aug 05, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Brazil awaits grand opening ceremony, an anti-depressant amidst troubleThe carnival capital of Rio de Janeiro will host a glittering Olympics opening ceremony party on Friday, hoping to draw a line under a turbulent seven-year build-up dogged by recession, drugs scandals, crime and infrastructure stumbles.
Jul 20, 2016
Rio 2016: Russia names Olympic squad despite ban threatRussia's Olympic Committee pressed with its preparations for the Rio Olympic Games despite the threat of a ban for state-run doping hanging over the country.