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Judo: 'Kelmendi OK to refuse France drug test'

Judo: 'Kelmendi OK to refuse France drug test'

Judo's governing body said that athletes were not obliged to take unscheduled drug tests when training in France in June and that those who refused, including Kosovo's gold medallist Majlinda Kelmendi, subsequently tested negative the next week. The unannounced doping tests were organised during the training camp in Saint-Cyprien for French athletes, the International Judo Federation said in a statement on Tuesday. The controller was surprised to also meet foreign athletes who had been training ..., 2 weeks ago

IOC to announce final ruling on eligibility of Russian athletes

The International Olympic Committee's three-man panel will announce the final ruling on the eligibility of Russian athletes, IOC President Thomas Bach said.A number of international federations have reported in the day that the IOC's independent panel ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago How the Rio Olympics ban has affected these Russian athletes  Rediff.com1 month ago Russia facing calls for all-out Rio ban  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Did Putin play a role in getting Russian judo team approval for Rio Games?

IMAGE: Russia's President Vladimir Putin practises with Musa Mogushkov of the Russian national judo team during a training session in Sochi, Russia, on January 8, 2016. Photograph: Alexey Nikolsky/Sputnik/Kremlin/Files/Reuters The International Judo Federation -- which lists Russian President Vladimir Putin as its honorary president -- will allow the sport's Russian squad to participate in the Olympics, its head told Reuters on Tuesday.The International Olympic Committee has left it up to the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago IOC nod for Russians: 11 boxers, 29 swimmers cleared for Rio Games  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Judoka Avtar Singh qualifies for Rio Olympics

Top Indian judoka Avtar Singh has qualified for the Rio Olympic Games in under 90kg weight category, the national federation said on Saturday. As per the list released by the International Judo Federation, Avtar has qualified for the Rio Olympic under the continental quota, Judo Federation of India President Mukesh Kumar said in a release. Avtar, who hails from Gurdaspur in Punjab, is presently working with the Punjab Armed Police. Avtar won a gold in South Asian Games held in Shillong in ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Europe's top Olympic official arrested in ticketing probe at Rio Games  Rediff.com1 week ago Two tales of struggle and answering the call of the Olympic dream  Rediff.com2 weeks ago Rio Olympics 2016: India's judoka Avtar Singh qualifies  IndiaTV News2 months ago

Judo player Geeta is safe in Turkey

Judo player Geeta is safe in Turkey Geeta Kenchappa Danappagol native of Naganur of Gokak Taluk is in turkey presently in Trabzon, representing India at the ongoing International School Games-2016, organised once in every for years by the International School ...
 All About Belgaum1 month ago

Egyptian judoka sent home over handshake refusal with Israeli

IMAGE: Or Sasson of Israel and Islam El Shehaby of Egypt. Egyptian judoka Islam El Shehaby has been sent home from the Rio Olympics after refusing to shake the hand of Israeli Or Sasson following the end of their bout, the International Olympic Committee said on Monday. El Shehaby, who was sent home by his own team, lost the fight on Friday and was reprimanded by the IOC for his actions. The IOC acknowledged that the rules of judo do not oblige players to shake hands but said El Shehaby's ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Egyptian booed for not shaking hands with Israeli at Rio Games  Rediff.com2 weeks ago

PHOTOS: The gold medallists on Day 4 at the Games

China continued to put up dominating performances in the pool, this time taking gold in women's 10 metre synchronized diving on Tuesday. Slovenian Judoka Tina Trstenjak became her country's second Olympic champion in the sport. American gymnasts blow away opposition to win gold IMAGE: USA's Simone Biles (centre) and her teammates (from left) Laurie Hernandez, Alexandra Raisman, Gabrielle Douglas and Madison Kocian get introduced at the Artistic Gymnastics women's team final at Rio Olympic ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Ibtihaj Muhammad becomes first US athlete to wear hijab at an Olympics

(Photo: AP) Muhammad, sporting a plain black Muslim head scarf under a red, white and blue mask, was a winner in her opening bout before bowing out. Rio de Janeiro: The third day of Olympic competition featured a couple of notable firsts: Rafaela Silva ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago

Kosovo gold medallist refused drug test before Rio

IMAGE: Majlinda Kelmendi of Kosovo shows her emotions as she celebrates winning the gold medal against Odette Giuffrida of Italy during the Women’s -52kg gold medal final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Photograph: Laurence Griffith/Getty Images. The International Judo Federation said on Monday that Kosovo's judo gold medallist Majlinda Kelmendi had refused to take an unscheduled drug test in France ahead of the Rio Games but that the procedure looked "questionable" and any ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

The great Indian doping scandal

Is grappler Narsingh Yadav, in the eye of a doping scandal, a villain or victim? That is the question. Did the 26 year-old Mumbai-based grappler make a Faustian pact, lured by the eternal glory of an Olympic medal or was his food/supplements spiked, as he ...
 Asian Age4 weeks ago
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